In Karelia has denied rumors about the resignation of the head of the Republic

Alexander Khudilainen

Head of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen has no plans to resign. On Wednesday, February 8, said his press Secretary Marina Kabaluk, reports TASS.

“We have no new opening. We all quietly,” — said the representative of the head of the Republic, commenting on the information of the newspaper “Vedomosti” about the possibility of preschedule addition of powers.

Now Khudilainen works with members of the presidential Council on civil society development and human rights, located in Karelia, said Kabatak.

“It is clear that the story is taking place in the media, due to the fact that the number of governors in 2017, ending powers, and journalists to the close attention to the decision of the President. And we are waiting for the decision of the President”, — said the press Secretary in an interview with National news service (NSN).

The night before, 7 February, “Vedomosti” with reference to sources reported that the Khudilainen may prematurely resign. According to the newspaper, at the head of the Republic may change the head of the Federal forestry Agency Ivan Valentine.

On the same day it became known about resignation of the head of Buryatia Vyacheslav Nagovitsyn. 6 Feb resignation to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has submitted the Governor of Perm region Viktor Basargin.

The khudilainen was appointed head of the Republic in 2012. His term of office expires in may 2017. In October last year, he said he was ready to participate in elections of the head of Karelia, if his tenure of office will approve the head of state.