The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky has appointed acting heads of the Odessa and Poltava regional state administrations (RSA).

By the decree of June 14, published on the presidential website on Saturday, acting head of the Odessa regional state administration Deputy head of the Odessa regional state administration Svetlana Shatalova.

The second decree of the acting head of the Poltava regional state administration appointed the first Deputy head of Poltava regional state administration Oleg Pruglo.

On June 11 it became known that the President of Ukraine dismissed or removed from office by the 15 heads of regional state administrations.

“Today we received the first part of the performance of the Cabinet of Ministers on dismissal of heads of regional state administrations. So he dismissed the head of Chernihiv, Khmelnytsky, Kherson, Ternopil, Sumy, Poltava, Odessa, where it discharged of fulfillment of duties acting head, Mykolayiv, Lviv, Kirovohrad, Kyiv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Zaporizhia, Transcarpathian and Volyn regional administration,” – said the Deputy head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Ruslan Ryaboshapka

As explained to Agency “Interfax-Ukraine”, in 12 of these 15 areas dismissed the head of the regional state administration, Odessa, Poltava and Kherson, where was previously the acting heads of the regional state, they are removed.