The two regions are on mission amid speculation of resignation

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in potamanthidae Kursk region Alexander Mikhailov. Archival photoThe two regions are on mission amid speculation of resignation© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

Governors of the Kursk and Lipetsk regions Alexander Mikhailov and Oleg Korolev Monday on business trips, told RIA Novosti press-service of the governments of the regions.

Earlier in mass media and Telegram channels appeared information about the fact that Mikhailov and Queens called to Moscow and in the near future will be dismissed in the autumn wave of replacements in the gubernatorial corps. In turn, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov did not rule out appointment of new governors and called this process permanent.

«Alexander Nikolaevich (Mikhailov) on a business trip. Yes (in Moscow — ed.). We have this information (about possible resignation — ed.) no. On the agenda is not necessary, we are working quietly,» — said RIA Novosti in the press service of the head of the Kursk region.

«Mr Korolyov (Korolev) in the business,» — said the Agency in a press-service of Lipetsk Governor, without specifying where and for what purpose drove the head of the region.

Queens is known for his public statements on social networks is a post of the Governor since 1998 and is the second-longest tenure as the head of the Russian region after Yevgeny Savchenko, representing the Belgorod region. Mikhailov was first elected Governor of the Kursk region in the end of 2000.