The head of the Republic of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov stated that he intends to resign. About his future plans he told, noting that he has a great range of interests. Sources RBC reported that the head of Dagestan was summoned to the Kremlin to discuss possible new position and the nomination of successors.
The head of the Republic of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov declared intention to resign. About it has informed Agency «RIA Novosti» with reference to his interview with radio station «Moscow Says».
«I will be filing a statement of resignation. Most likely, today. What’s next? Going back if I’m alive and healthy. I have a very big plan in this palette of interests», — said the head of the Republic.
As reported by RBC with reference to its sources, Abdulatipov was urgently summoned to the Kremlin to discuss his new position and the candidates of possible successors.
«It was unexpected for him, nobody knew. Abdulatipov expected to finalize before the end,» said the source.
On his resignation, said Wednesday the Governor of Krasnoyarsk region Victor Tolokonsky. On the eve of President of Russia Vladimir Putin accepted the resignation of the head of the Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev and Governor of Samara region Nikolay Merkushkin. The edition «Kommersant» reported that in some regions, the coming resignation of governors. In particular, reference was made to Nizhny Novgorod, Samara region, Altai, Krasnoyarsk Krai and one or two regions of the North Caucasus.