In Russia on 18 September, in addition to deputies of the state Duma, chose 9, and the heads of regions. In six subjects over ten years of direct elections of regional leaders, starting with 2004 and until 2012, governors in Russia are appointed.
photo: Mikhail Kovalev
In Karachay-Cherkessia and North Ossetia names new regional leaders decided on the morning of the resurrection: according to local law, the heads of these republics are elected by members of Parliament.
KCR legislators unanimously voted for Rashid Temrezov, elected to the post for the second time. In North Ossetia, 56-th vote (attended by 61 MPs) was elected Vyacheslav Bitarov that from September 2015, was Chairman of the government of North Ossetia, as of 29 February, after the sudden death of the head region of Tamerlane Aguzarova, was appointed acting head of the region.
In the seven regions where direct elections were also won by those candidates that remained in the status of acting. And the leader of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, the current head of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov and the head of the Republic of Tyva Sholban Kara-ool have asked in retirement to participate in the upcoming elections in the status of acting. So they went back to his seat, this time enlisting popular support.
More difficult was the acting, who came to the region to replace the “sudden departing” of the previous chapters. This primarily concerns the Komi Republic, where elected in 2015, the year Vyacheslav Gaizer was a few months removed by the President in connection with loss of trust due to the instituted against him criminal case.
The salvation of the region was abandoned by the ex-President of the state Corporation “Olimpstroy” Sergei Gaplikov, who now became a legally-elected leader of the Republic, having received 62% of votes.
In the Tver region after the early retirement Sheveleva as acting went to Igor Rudeni. On elections, he won 72,43% of the vote.
Harder had Natalia zhdanovoj, who became the acting head of the Zabaikalsky region due to ahead of schedule sent in resignation Konstantin Ilkovsky. Natalia Zhdanova on September 18 became the Governor of typing 53,92%, barely slipped the threshold required for selection of the head region in one round. Its nearest rival — the candidate from the Communist party Nikolai Merzlikin scored 29 percent of the vote.
Was legitimately elected and Alexey Dyumin approved in the status of the acting head of the Tula region after the resignation of Vladimir Gruzdev. He scored as many as 84, 7%, approaching the Caucasian long-livers”.
The leader in number of votes, as always, was Ramzan Kadyrov., with over 90% of the votes.In General, the three of leaders looks as follows:
The head of Tuva Sholban Kara-ool — 86% turnout 91,37%
The Governor of Tula region Alexey Dyumin — 84,17% with a turnout of 45.5 per cent
By the way: the long-term head of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov has typed this time only 54, 29% of the vote.
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