Cabinet appointed Mykola Chechotkin as the Head of the Service. This was announced by Minister of Agricultural Policy and Food Oleksii Pavlenko after the government meeting, informs Censor.NET with reference to Ukrainian news.
"The Cabinet dismissed Shkiriak and appointed Chechotkin instead," - Pavlenko said.
Minister of Social Policy Pavlo Rozenko specified after the meeting that Chechotkin was appointed Head of the State Emergency Service.
Chechotkin held the office of the Deputy Head of the Service since March 31, and used to be Director of Civil Protection of the Service before.