The Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov has ordered to immediately close the landfill “Kuchino” in Sochi, the press service of the Governor and government of the region.
It is noted that this decision was made “in pursuance of an order of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.” The landfill will be closed in the morning of 23 June.
“Application for restoration to the government of the Russian Federation serves today. Environment Minister Alexander Kogan and head [heading] Eugene Zhirkov are closing at the moment,” — said Vorobyov.
June 22, Putin set the task for the month to close the landfill, on which he complained to the people in a straight line. Earlier, the head of the Ministry promised to close the landfill in 2019 year, but the President, this period was not satisfied.