Kirov region government resigns with the inauguration of the governor
NIZHNY NOVGOROD, September 23 – RIA Novosti. The Kirov region government resigned in connection with the inauguration of a new governor, informs press service of the regional government.
“Today, in accordance with Article 61 of the Kirov Region Charter, a decision of the Kirov Region Government, Article 7 of the Kirov Region Law “On the Kirov Region Government and Other Executive Bodies” was issued. It entered into force today as of September 23,” the statement said.
It was noted that the new composition of the government will be announced on Saturday, September 24.
On September 10-11, voting was held in the region in the election of the governor of the Kirov region. The majority of the votes – 71.85% – were won by Acting Governor Sokolov. Voter turnout was 33.4 percent.