Rus News Journal

The president has offered Shevelev on a post of the governor of the Tver region

Today the president of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has brought Andrey Shevelev`s nominee for investment with powers of the governor of the Tver region, the press - services of the Kremlin is told in the message. The head of the state has directed the corresponding offer to area Legislative Assembly.

Till June, 16th the post of the governor of the region was occupied with Dmitry Zelenin, become famous for a scandalous photo with a worm in a dish on a buffet table in the Kremlin. In the beginning of June, 2011 president Medvedev has dismissed eks - governor Zelenin with the formulation at own will .

Zelenin supervised over the Tver region since 2003. In 1996 - 2002 it worked in Norilsk nickel . Also it is known for the activity on a post of the vice-president of the State committee on physical training and sports.

on June, 21st it was informed that party an United Russia Has offered three candidates on a post of the head of the Tver region. The list of candidates included Shevelev, the chairman of Legislative Assembly of region Andrey Epishin and the councillor of Federation Vladimir Petrov.