The Governor of the Kemerovo region Aman Tuleyev
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NOVOSIBIRSK, June 22. /TASS/. The Governor of the Kemerovo region, 73-year-old Aman Tuleyev, who is undergoing rehabilitation at the hospital of the regional center after an operation in Germany, may go to work next week. TASS said on Thursday the source in power structures of the Siberian Federal district.
“Tuleyev is next week, may come to work”, – said the Agency interlocutor.
Tuleyev headed the Kemerovo region from July 1997. In may-June of this year began to appear the rumors about his resignation born of long absence policy in public. So, on may 9 he was not involved in the events celebrating Victory Day, on may 22, the press service of the regional administration reported that the Governor went to a 10-day vacation. Then became aware of the extension of the vacation till June 16. On 19 June, the regional administration said that the money was again extended vacation, but this time a completion date was not called.
Later it became known that the money is being treated in the region since the pay-back surgery in a German clinic. The operation was planned, the decision about it was adopted in October 2016.