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12:57 | Sep 22 | 2014

Egor Borisov: "Working conditions are changing but the goals remain the same"

 SEPTEMBER 17, Head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Egor Borisov took part in a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with the newly elected leaders of the regions, which took place in the Kremlin.

On September 14 senior officials were elected in 30 regions of the Russian Federation, including Yakutia.

At the beginning of the meeting, Vladimir Putin summed up the main result of the most ambitious elections in the history of Russia. He is confident that precisely those political forces won supports that are willing to defend national interests of the country, stand up for the development and strengthening of our state. This means that the society has demonstrated its solidarity beating back various challenges. The president also said that really tough competitive elections were held in some regions. And the intensity of this struggle had boosted the political activity of citizens. As a result, the voter turnout in the regional governors’ elections exceeded a similar parameter of the last year. At the same time, according to the President, the victory is not important as such, and interest received, but the citizens' confidence in the electoral system and the results of voting.” We strive to ensure that the elections were open, competitive, held in full compliance with the letter of the law”, - said Vladimir Putin.

He warned that the citizens' requests for quality of power will grow. Therefore, no one has the right to rest on his laurels, popular support in the elections - is not only an honor but also a great responsibility. "It is necessary to justify confidence and to fulfill obligations to achieve new positive changes”, - noted the Head of State.

Vladimir Putin made ​​a special emphasis on the fact that the heads of the regions should give top priority to uniting all the constructive forces around common goals. This is the only way for complex problems solving in the difficult situation in which Russia finds itself today.

Commenting on a conversation of Vladimir Putin with newly elected governors, Head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Egor Borisov said that president’s guidance and advice, of course, are very valuable for all regional leaders.

-      Requirements of Vladimir Vladimirovich imposed on us - are correct and objective. I am glad that these requirements coincide completely with the course and with the policy, which I lined up in our republic in recent years and intend to continue further. This applies mainly to the consolidation of all healthy forces and, of course, specific improvements in the social sector in the interest of the common man. Definitely due to the complication of the foreign political situation the conditions of our work change, but our goals remain the same.

 

Source: Official website of Egor Borisov www.egorborisov.ru