Elected Governor of the Belgorod region Yevgeny Savchenko took office, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Belgorod regional Duma.
The inauguration ceremony takes place in Belgorod state Philharmonic society within the framework of the 19th session of the Belgorod regional Duma.
“Yevgeny Savchenko has entered a post of the Governor of the Belgorod region”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
Savchenko, head of the Belgorod oblast in 2003, September 10 again won the elections with to 69.29% of the vote. The electoral Commission of Belgorod region at the meeting on 14 September registered Savchenko as Governor, the Chairman of regional election Committee Nikolay Pletnev has awarded him the certificate of his election as head of the region.
Savchenko twice (1993 and 2007) were administered five times (in 1995, 1999, 2003, 2012 and 2017) was elected head of the Belgorod region. In the previous gubernatorial election in 2012, he scored 77,64%.