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In the liberal democratic party commented on the detention of the head of Khabarovsk Krai

The detention of the head of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgala was a surprise, the liberal Democrats haven't discussed that yet, told RIA Novosti on Thursday, the Senator Sergei Kalashnikov.

"I worked with Sergei Forgalom in the state Duma of the VI convocation, I was left with good impressions of him," added the legislator.

Furgal was arrested on Thursday and sent to Moscow, according to SK the Russian Federation in connection with the investigation megapikselnogo case against the gang involved in the Commission of several serious crimes against businessmen in 2004-2005 in the Khabarovsk territory and Amur region.

The candidate from LDPR Furgal became the head of the Khabarovsk territory in 2018, gaining the second round of the election almost 70% of the vote, beating the incumbent Governor of United Russia Vyacheslav Shport. Before that Furgal was the Deputy of the state Duma of the fifth, sixth and seventh convocations.