Since the beginning of the year, 9 governors of Kazakhstan at the district and regional levels wanted to give up their positions, but six of them have resigned, Sputnik.kz reports with the reference to the Anti-Corruption Agency.
Currently, the resignation of Kurmangazy district governor of Atyrau region is being considered. His deputy was convicted.
According to the agency, within nine months, 9 governors of district and regional levels wanted to resign. Six were resigned. The resignations of two governors were not accepted.
"The resignations of Satpayev governor Idrissov and governors of Panfilov district of Almaty region Umraliyev were not accepted. They were reprimanded by the governors of Satpayev.
The governor of Rudny city of Kostanay region Bakytzhan Gayazov recently resigned. He has held this position since 2011. As it was informed earlier, on September 13 the verdict against Aldongarov, the governor of Kashar village of Rudny city, which is directly subordinated to him, came into force.
Besides, the resignation of governor of Kurmangazy district of Atyrau region Nurtayev is being considered. His deputy was convicted.
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