Radiy Khabirov is nominated for head of Bashkiria post by United Russia
UFA, 11 June 2019. /Bashinform News Agency, Azat Gizatullin/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
Yesterday at a conference of the regional branch of United Russia, it was decided to nominate Radiy Khabirov as a party candidate for the post of the head of Bashkortostan in the elections on September 8.
All four candidates who participated in the preliminary voting procedure presented their programs to the conference participants. Zarif Bayguskarov, the Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Boris Belyaev, the Interim Deputy Prime Minister of the Bashkiria Government, Lyaysan Nikolaeva, the Head of the OPORA Russia regional branch, and Radiy Khabirov, the Acting Head of Bashkiria, took part in the United Russia primaries for the head of Bashkiria.
“The activity of my team will focus on the interests of the multinational people of our republic. We will coordinate our positions with the needs of our residents and be honest with them. We are entering a specific electoral process. Each of you already knows my work and the work of my team. There will not be any changes in my further activity,” said Radiy Khabirov.
After the speeches of the candidates, the conference participants held a secret vote. 264 conference participants from 323 delegates voted for Radiy Khabirov.