According to the source, the decision is most likely related to the results in the region of the first round of presidential elections in Ukraine.
Any official comments in the Odessa regional state administration refused uc.od.epinato the resignation of the Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration (RSA) of Maxim Stepanov.
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About this UNIAN has learned from informed sources in the RSA. According to the source, the decision was made today and it is due, most likely, in the region of the first round of presidential elections in Ukraine.
So, in Odessa region by results of voting in the first round leader Vladimir Zelensky of 41.26% of the vote, in second place – the co-Chairman of party “Oppositional platform For life” Yuriy Boyko from 21.92%. The current President gained slightly more than 9%.
“However,the head of the regional state administration will be dismissed with the formulation “At own will”, – assured source.
It is expected that the formal order of dismissal Stepanova will be published on Wednesday, April 10, after a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, which must make the corresponding representation.
Any official comments in the Odessa regional administration refuse.
As UNIAN reported earlier, Stepanov was appointed to this position in January 2017, succeeding Mikheil Saakashvili. Before that Stepanov was the head of the state enterprise “Printing plant “Ukraina” for production of securities”.