Furgal was appointed first Deputy Chairman of Khabarovsk government and the Minister of industry

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in photobacteria Furgal. Archival photoFurgal was appointed first Deputy Chairman of Khabarovsk government and the Minister of industry© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

The Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgal was appointed first Deputy Chairman of the regional government Igor Averin, and as Minister of industry and transport of the region Konstantin Pepelyaev, according to the website of the regional government.

Liberal Democrat Furgal elected Governor of the Khabarovsk territory in September, voted for by 70% of voters. The former Governor, United Russia Vyacheslav Shport has typed 28% of votes. After the election of the new head of the region announced the creation of a government of professionals, regardless of their party affiliation.

«The Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgal has signed an order on appointment to the post of first Deputy Chairman of the regional government Igor Averin. In this role, he will oversee the economic development of the region», — stated in the message.

It is noted that Igor Averin 60 years. Since 2000, he has held various positions in the office of the Plenipotentiary representative of RF President in the far Eastern Federal district in 2011 was appointed assistant envoy. In 2012-2013 he worked as the Deputy Minister for development of the Far East.

The authorities also announced the appointment of Konstantin Pepelyaev Minister of industry and transport. Under the previous Governor 56-year-old firm has held the position of Minister of construction from August 2016 to November 2018.

Earlier it was reported about the 13 appointed members of the new government of the province. Most of them previously held positions in team Shport.

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