In Chuvashiya sadana government Commission for the funeral of the former head of the region Mikhail Ignatiev.
He died June 18 in St. Petersburg at the hospital. There Ignatiev was treated from bilateral pneumonia caused by coronavirus infection. He was 58 years old.
the condolences expressed by the acting head of the Chuvash Republic Oleg Nikolaev, reports “Interfax”. He noted that the death of a loved one is always painful and unexpected.
“I Express my condolences to his family and friends. I sincerely sympathize with this grief. Michael Ignatieff was not in the age where death is perceived as something self-evident” — are in the message of his word.
the government of the Republic will provide the necessary assistance to the family Ignatieff.
Mikhail Ignatyev, Chuvashia led more than nine years. 29 January 2020, President Vladimir Putin removed him from office “in connection with loss of trust”. The resignation was preceded by a series of scandals. So, Ignatieff called “wet” journalists for criticizing the government, and then forced the chief of the city fire Department to jump for the keys in the transmission of new service vehicles.
His resignation, Ignatieff decided to challenge in Supreme court. The meeting was scheduled for June 30. However, the court refused to return benefits to the dismissed Governor.