Acting Governor of Khabarovsk Krai Mikhail Degtyarev has no plans to raise his salary, it will remain the same as under predecessor Sergei Furgal.

"the salary is the same as the old Governor, you see, I use all the same. Located in the office, drive the car of the former head, even the security guard goes with me that all the photographs of Sergei Ivanovich Forgalom", – said Degtyarev told reporters.

He noted that no plans to raise his salary. "do Not plan. I think it’s not ethical," said the acting Governor.

Degtyarev was appointed acting Governor of Khabarovsk Krai on 20 July instead of Furgala, who was dismissed from his post in connection with loss of trust after he was detained and arrested on suspicion of involvement in organized crime groups and custom-made murders of businessmen in the beginning of 2000-ies. Furgal is in Lefortovo prison, pleads not guilty.