Ex-Governor Mikhailov became a Senator from the Kursk region

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in photomontaging Mikhailov. Archival photoEx-Governor Mikhailov became a Senator from the Kursk region© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

Acting Governor of Kursk region Roman Starovoit delegated to the former head of the region Alexander Mikhailov in the Federation Council of the Kursk region, according to a published on the website of the regional administration decision.

«It is hereby resolved: to grant Mikhailov Alexander Nikolayevich powers of the member of the Council of Federation, representative from Executive body of state power of the Kursk region of 27 November 2018», — the document says.

Mikhailov, who led the Kursk region since 2000, announced the early resignation on October 11. In November he received the mandate of the Deputy of the Kursk regional Duma.