Degtyarev responded to the calls to resign as the acting head of the Khabarovsk Krai
Acting Governor of Khabarovsk Krai Mikhail Degtyarev said that will not leave the post, "because we have to work a lot of problems," despite claims by some protesters to leave the region, and promised that he will definitely come out to people.
The acting Governor on the first morning in his new position, walked around Khabarovsk. The video he posted on his page in his account in Instagram.
He noted that he does not measure the attitude of people to his rallies, as he during the years of his political career and held many rallies.
During his walks through the city he smiled pleasantly, he recorded several citizens. Degtyarev noted that to gain the channel, he intends his work, openness, communication.
Acting head of the region also stated that "to shout under my window "Degtyarev, come out!" no, it's uncivilized." "I'll come, today, walked, and tomorrow I walk, and from communication enjoy," said Degtyarev.
Daily unauthorized rallies held in Khabarovsk after the arrest of ex-Governor Sergey Furgala. The largest took place on 11 and 18 July, they gathered 12 thousand and 10 thousand respectively. Weekday rallies collected from a few dozen to a few hundred participants, most of them without masks.
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. On 20 July the President of Russia Vladimir Putin sent Furgala resign in connection with loss of trust. The acting head of the region appointed Degtyarev.