Alexander Cybulski was elected Governor of the Nenets Autonomous district

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Stuckinarut in photomontaging Cybulski. Archival photoAlexander Cybulski was elected Governor of the Nenets Autonomous district© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Stuckinarut the image Bank

The deputies of the Nenets district Assembly elected the acting head of the region Alexander Tsybulsky Governor.

The Council meeting was broadcasted by the local TV channel «Sever». For Cybulski voted 12 deputies, three people voted for other candidates.

In the Nenets Autonomous district deputies elect the Governor from three nominees submitted by the President. Vladimir Putin submitted for consideration of candidacy Cybulski and district parliamentarians Andrew Spichenkovo and Andrew Ruzhnikova.

The candidate who receives the majority of deputies. The district chief is elected for five years and shall be deemed to be in the office after taking the oath prescribed in the Charter of the NAO.

Cybulski was the acting head of the district since September 28, replacing Igor Koshin. Prior to that, he held the post of Deputy Minister of economic development.

The new Governor will take office today.

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