The Kremlin responded to the question about the choice of acting Governor of the Khabarovsk Krai

Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that he did not think that Mikhail Degtyarev was the only candidate for the post of acting Governor of the Khabarovsk region.

On Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin during a working meeting with who was then the post of state Duma Deputy 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.

"Honestly, I don't think. But as the President made a choice on account of acting in terms Degtyareva, I don't think that's important," - said Peskov on a question of journalists, whether Degtyarev the only candidate for the post of acting head of the region.

Peskov also asked whether the presidential envoy Yuri Trutnev was their candidacy for the position, and he expressed his disagreement with the choice. "Plenipotentiary representative of the President may not Express his disagreement to the President. About it, of course, the speech can not go", - he said.

The ex-the Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgala was detained July 9, employees SK and FSB, 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. Moscow's Basmanny court arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in the SIZO "Lefortovo", pleads not guilty.