Putin accepted the resignation of the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Shantsev

Valery Shantsev

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MOSCOW, September 26. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted the resignation of Valery Shantsev as Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region and has appointed temporarily fulfilling duties of the head of the region first Deputy head of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Gleb Nikitin.

This was reported by the press service of the Kremlin.