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Degtyarev said he was ready to immediately fly to Khabarovsk Krai

State Duma Deputy Mikhail Degtyarev in conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin said he was ready to immediately fly to Khabarovsk Krai.

Putin during a working meeting with the Degtyaryov in the video asked him to become acting Governor of the Khabarovsk region. Degtyarev said that he was ready.

"I am ready to immediately fly to Khabarovsk Krai. The agenda includes the issues of sustainable Khabarovsk Krai government, the preparation for the heating season, as well as combating the spread of coronavirus infection ", - said Degtyarev Putin via video link.

The Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgal was arrested on 9 July. He is charged with involvement in the activities of local criminal gangs and the killings in 2000-ies. Immediately after the detention of the head of region has sent to Moscow. July 10, Moscow's Basmanny court arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in the SIZO "Lefortovo", pleads not guilty.

The Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR Degtyarev of the liberal democratic party was the name of one of the candidates for the post of acting Governor of the Khabarovsk region.