The authorities of Khabarovsk hope for constructive cooperation with Degtyaryov

Deputies of the city Duma of Khabarovsk hope for constructive dialogue with the appointed acting Governor of Khabarovsk Krai Mikhail Degtyaryov, a municipality counts on the cooperation, which will help to improve the life of the city, RIA Novosti said in the Duma and city hall.

On Monday, Russian President Vladimir 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. Putin took Sergey Furgala as Governor "in connection with loss of trust", instead of acting appointed Degtyarev.

"He is our party member. Set objectives will be. I think that Mikhail Vladimirovich (Degtyaryov – ed.) will develop constructive relations," - said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Duma, the head of the LDPR faction in the city Duma Mikhail Sidorov.

As reported by RIA Novosti Deputy mayor of Khabarovsk on public relations and mass media Denis Mitrofanov, city officials are hoping that the interaction with the Degtyaryov is aimed at improving the life of the city.

"We have seen media reports that the Deputy Degtyarev accepted the proposal of the President appointing him acting Governor of the Khabarovsk region. The mayor (Sergey Kravchuk - ed.) personally not familiar with it, but as soon as the meeting will be held will be determined the prospects of further cooperation aimed at improving the lives of citizens and the city," - said Mitrofanov.

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. Basmanny court of Moscow on 10 July arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in the SIZO "Lefortovo", pleads not guilty.