The former mayor of Irkutsk Vihorevka Gennady pulyaev has filed a lawsuit demanding to recognize illegal the decision of the head of the region Sergey Levchenko about the dismissal. About it TASS announced at the Irkutsk regional court on Wednesday, may 17.
Date of consideration of the statement of claim Pulyaeva is not appointed yet, said the Agency interlocutor.
The right of removal from office of the head of the municipality's top official was used in the Irkutsk region for the first time, it was noted on the official portal of the regional government.
Problems with the provision of Vikhorevka heating was observed for several years. Last winter, the municipality introduced a state of emergency "because of the poor quality of preparation of heat source", despite adequate funding from the regional budget. During the winter months daily four boilers failed.