Sergey Furgal has taken the powers of the head of Khabarovsk Krai

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in photobacteria Furgal. Archival photoSergey Furgal has taken the powers of the head of Khabarovsk Krai© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

Inauguration ceremony of the Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgala was held in Khabarovsk, from now on, he shall be deemed to be in the position of head of the region, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the event.

The ceremony took place on Friday in the building of the Khabarovsk regional Philharmonic. It was attended by Deputy Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in DFO Oleg Skupinski, deputies of the state Duma of the Russian Federation, representatives of the court, representatives of the governments of the region, the legislative Duma of the Khabarovsk Krai, representatives of religious denominations, the new mayor of Khabarovsk Sergey Kravchuk, the former mayor Alexander Sokolov, the heads of the large enterprises.

Sergey Furgal took the oath, after which he was awarded the official symbol of authority — the badge of the Governor of the province. He was issued the certificate of the Governor. Since then, he officially entered the office.

Formed by the former Governor of the Krai government, in accordance with the law, is retiring. The new Governor will form a new government.

Furgal previously stated that it will be a coalition, and work in it invited professionals.

On Wednesday, the electoral Commission of Khabarovsk territory has approved Sergey Furgala from the liberal democratic party as the winner on elections of the Governor. He received 69,57% of the vote in the second round. Served as head of the region Vyacheslav Shport is about 28%.