Media: Topilin, Vasilyeva and she will work in the new government
They will retain their posts in the new Cabinet of Ministers.
The head of the Ministry of education Olga Vasilyeva, the Ministry of health Veronika Skvortsova and the Ministry of labor Maxim Topilin retain their posts in the new Cabinet of Ministers. This was reported by TASS source in the social block of the government. “All part of the leave. All are on the ground yet,” — said the Agency interlocutor.
He added that Olga Vasilieva will be headed by the Ministry of education, which are questions of school and vocational education.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on may 15 at the invitation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev approved the new structure of the government. The personnel of the new Cabinet the head of state and Prime Minister will discuss on Friday, may 18. Medvedev suggested Putin to share in the Ministry of education and science into two departments: the Ministry of education, the competence of which includes matters of General educational activities, i.e. schools and institutions of secondary special education and Ministry of science and higher education, whose competence would include issues of scientific institutions and the development of science in the country as a whole.