On 51-m to year of life did not become a state Duma Deputy from the party «United Russia» Oleg Grishchenko. The Duma management on public relations and interaction with mass media reported that the MP died after a long illness.
The Deputy of the state Duma and the former mayor of Saratov Oleg Grishchenko died. He was 50 years old, reports TASS.
The Duma management public relations and media relations noted that the MP died after a long illness.
Speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin has expressed condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
Oleg Grishchenko since 1993 he worked at the Saratov bearing plant. In 2000, he was appointed Deputy General Director of the enterprise, and from 2003 to 2005 headed the company. In addition, from 2004 to 2005 he was Deputy of the Saratov regional Duma of the third convocation.
Since December 2005 Oleg Grishchenko was the acting mayor of Saratov, and in March 2006 was elected to the city Council and the mayor. In 2011, he was re-elected to this position.
In September 2016 Gryshchenko was elected Deputy of the state Duma. In the lower house of Parliament, he worked in the Committee on the Federal device and questions of local government.