The mayor of Norilsk Rinat Ahmetshin resigned

The mayor of Norilsk Rinat Ahmetshin resigned, told RIA Novosti press-service of the city hall.

This happened after the meeting on the coronavirus, which was held by the Governor Alexander USS. The mayor explained his decision by mistrust on the part of regional authorities.

Last week, Norilsk mayor stated 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 Alexander USS, requesting the support of doctors and middle medical staff.

In mid-June on Akhmetchina opened a criminal case after a spill of diesel fuel in CHP plants. According to SK, the officer did not take appropriate measures to respond to the situation. The head of the city continued to perform the duties.