The expert commented on the appointment of Osipova, the acting head of Transbaikalia

© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in fotobanken acting in Zabaykalsky Krai Alexander Osipov during a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. 24 Oct 2018The expert commented on the appointment of Osipova, the acting head of Transbaikalia© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

The former Governor of Transbaikalian edge Natalya Zhdanova has not coped with its tasks, and the appointment of acting head of the region Alexander Osipov familiar with the problems of the Eastern areas of the country, could be a good chance for the release of the Federation from the crisis, said political analyst Alexander Chernyavsky.

On Thursday it became known that Russian President Vladimir Putin accepted the resignation at own will zhdanovoj and appointed acting head of the region Osipova. 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.

«I think the arrival of Alexander Osipov for the post of acting Governor of the Zabaykalsky region looks quite deliberate and calculated. It is obvious that Natalia Zhdanova has not coped with serious socio-economic challenges which face this subject of the Russian Federation. In its place came a person familiar with the specifics of the Eastern territories of the country firsthand,» — said RIA Novosti Cherniavsky.

He stressed that Osipov understands the importance of interregional economic integration.

«This collaboration can help Transbaikalian edge to get out of stagnation. Plus Osipov work in the «RusHydro» — the development of many of the subjects of the SFD and FEFD is highly dependent on how successfully interact with regional authorities and large companies. I think Osipova with the support of the Federal center have a chance to overcome Zabaykalsky Krai from the crisis», — concluded the Agency interlocutor.

Zhdanov resigned 11 Oct. She led the region from February 2016, succeeding 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.