The hero of Russia, Bocharov was elected as the new Secretary of the Public chamber
First Deputy Secretary of the Public chamber (OP) Russia Vyacheslav Bocharov elected its Secretary. This was reported today by TASS.
The decision was made in plenary in connection with the early termination of powers of the Secretary OP Alexander Brechalov, who on 4 April was appointed acting head of the Udmurt Republic. The terms of office of the members of the chamber expire, a new convocation should gather for the first plenary session not later than 1 July.
Vyacheslav Bocharov, a Colonel of special forces of Russia, took part in the liberation of hostages during the terrorist attack in Beslan, during which he received a severe wound. For courage and heroism was awarded the title of hero of the Russian Federation. Member of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation in 2014.