Power Norilsk has denied the rumors about the resignation of the mayor

The head of Norilsk Rinat Ahmetshin did not resign, as this was written some Telegram-channels, said RIA Novosti in the city administration.

Earlier Telegram-channel "Borus" with reference to the Advisor to Vice-Governor of Krasnoyarsk region Andrey Agafonov wrote that the mayor of Ahmetshin "resigned after criticism of the statistics on the coronavirus". Several other channels have also published information about the resignation.

On Wednesday, the head of Norilsk, told reporters that the city is unable to cope independently with the increase in the incidence of coronavirus, he needs the support of the regional authorities. He mentioned that he wrote a letter to the Governor of Krasnoyarsk, Alexander USS, requesting the support of doctors and middle medical staff.

In mid-June on Akhmetchina was a criminal case, he was charged with negligence after a spill of diesel fuel in the CHP, as the officer did not take appropriate measures to respond to the situation, noted in SK. The head of the city continued to perform the duties.