Vladimir Putin accepted the resignation of the head of the Sverdlovsk region
MOSCOW, April 17. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin accepted resignation of Sverdlovsk region Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev, and appointed him acting head of the region before the elections.
“To accept resignation of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region Kuyvashev on their own, — stated in the decree, the text of which is cited by the press service of the Kremlin. — Assign Kuyvashev, the acting Governor of the Sverdlovsk region until the entry into office of a person elected the Governor of the Sverdlovsk region”.
The term of office Kuyvashev, the head of the region was due to expire in may 2017. Gubernatorial elections in the Sverdlovsk region in the single voting day in September of the current year.
Kuyvashev was born in 1971 in the Khanty-Mansi district of Tyumen region, on education — a lawyer. In 2005 he was appointed Deputy head of the Main Department of the Federal bailiff service in Moscow, from December 2005 to July 2007 worked as a head of administration of Tobolsk, from 2007 to January 2011 he was mayor of Tyumen.
In 2011, the Kuyvashev was appointed presidential envoy in the Urals Federal district, may 14, 2012 was the acting head of the Sverdlovsk region. Was appointed by the Governor on may 29, 2012.