Temporarily the acting head of the Khabarovsk Krai Mikhail Degtyarev took part in the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sanitary-epidemiological situation in Russia and the readiness of the health system for the autumn-winter period, the list of participants published on the Kremlin website.

At the meeting, presentations were made by Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, Minister of health of Michael Murashko, the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova, the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.

The event, which was held via videoconference, was attended by a large part of the governors and the presidential envoys in the Federal districts. Among the participants were the Degtyarev.

Degtyarev was appointed by Putin to the post of acting Governor of Khabarovsk Krai on July 20.

The Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgal was arrested on 9 July. He is charged with involvement in the activities of local criminal gangs and the killings in 2000-ies. Immediately after the detention of the head of region has sent to Moscow. July 10, Moscow’s Basmanny court arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in jail "theater," pleads not guilty.