Putin has sent in resignation of the Governor of Primorsky Krai

Vladimir Miklushevsky

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed the decree about the dismissal of the Governor of Primorsky Krai Vladimir Miklushevsky. About it has informed journalists a press-the Secretary of President Dmitry Peskov, reports TASS.

He noted that Miklushevsky dismissed at his own request. To perform the duties of the Governor will be Andrei Tarasenko, who previously held the position of General Director of FSUE “Rosmorport”, said Peskov.

Held in February 2012, was appointed acting Governor of Primorsky Krai. On March 16 of that year was vested with the authority of the head region.

On Tuesday, Putin accepted the resignation of head of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov and has appointed temporarily fulfilling duties of the head of the faction “United Russia” Vladimir Vasiliev.

Last week’s reshuffle of governors raised Krasnoyarsk Krai, Samara and Nizhny Novgorod oblast and Nenets Autonomous Okrug.