The CEC said, when elections of the head of Transbaikalia

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in fotobank information center of the Central election Commission. Archival photoThe CEC said, when elections of the head of Transbaikalia© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

Elections of the Governor of Zabaykalsky Krai will be held in a single voting day in September 2019, reported RIA Novosti the Chairman of the regional election Commission Svetlana Sudakova.

On Thursday it became known that Russian President Vladimir Putin accepted the resignation at own will the Governor of Transbaikalia Natalia. and appointed acting head of the region Alexander Osipov.

«According to the law, elections of the Governor of Zabaikalsky Krai will be held in the nearest a single day of voting. This is the second Sunday of September 2019. Deadlines elections should be scheduled and conducted,» said Sudakov.

Zhdanov resigned 11 Oct. Zhdanov supervised the region from February 2016 on this post it has replaced the resigned Konstantin Ilkovsky.

Osipov — member of the Board of Directors of JSC «RusHydro», the former first Deputy Minister of Russian Federation for Far East development.

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