Eight heads of Russian regions may lose their posts


RIA Novosti

According to the rating of political survival rate of governors, which made the Fund “Petersburg policy” and holding “Minchenko consulting”, the resignation can be sent eight governors, the newspaper “Vedomosti”.

According to the publication, in the “deuces” for the work I put the head of the Oryol region Vadim potomskomu, Nizhny Novgorod Governor Valery Shantsev and the head of Buryatia Vyacheslav Nagovitsyn.

The dismissal threatens Viktor Basargin from the Perm region, the head of the Saratov region Valery Radaev, Governor of Pskov oblast Andrei Turchak, Nikolai Merkushin of the Samara region Evgeny Kuyvashev and the head of the Sverdlovsk region. The work of the six governors, the experts evaluated on a “two plus”.

According to the President of Fund “the Petersburg policy” Michael Vinogradova, the majority of “losers” not “passed through direct elections.” In the near future to expire on the term of the Governor’s office. The results were influenced by expert evaluations and the factors expectations of resignation.

A “five” rating was received by the head of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and the Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov. Sergei Sobyanin (Moscow), Alexander Drozdenko (Leningrad oblast), Alexei Dyumin (Tula region) and Dmitry Ovsyannikov (Moscow) received for the work “five with a minus”.