President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has updated the leadership of the government, the Prime Minister appointed Sergei Rumas. About it reports the edition “BelTA”.
First Deputy Prime Minister appointed Alexander Turchin. Previously, he directed the office of the Council of Ministers. Another Deputy of the Belarusian Prime Minister was Igor Lyashenko. Prior to that, he was the head of the concern “Belneftekhim”. Vladimir Kukharev also appointed Deputy Prime Minister. Previously, he held the position of Chairman of the state control Committee. According to Lukashenko, he will be responsible for construction, housing and transport.
In addition, the Deputy Prime Minister appointed Igor Petrishenko, who was the Ambassador of Belarus in Russia. He will be responsible for the social sector – health, education, culture, sports.
Minister of architecture and construction appointed Dmitry Mikulenas. The industry Minister Pavel Utyupin. Minister of communications and Informatization appointed Konstantin Shulgan.
“Man is disciplined, military man, very knowledgeable in this area, and especially the future development associated with information technology, the creation of a large specific weight in the field of IT” – described the new Minister President of Belarus.
The economy Ministry will be headed by Dmitry Steep. The Chairman of the State military-industrial Committee appointed Roman Golovchenko.
We will remind, earlier the President of Belarus Alyaksandr Lukashenka appeared in public and denied the rumors about the stroke.