Patrushev may leave the Ministry of Agriculture
Yesterday, the Kommersant reported that Head of the Ministry of Energy Nikolay Shulginov can enter the Board of Directors of Gazprom instead of the Minister of agriculture Dmitry Patrushev, says the message of the holding. Mr. Patrushev has been a member of the board of directors of the monopoly since 2016, but this time he was not among the candidates for the board.
Dmitry Patrushev was appointed Head of the Ministry of Agriculture in May 2018. In January 2020, when the composition of the government was changed and Mikhail Mishustin was appointed Head of the Cabinet, he was reassigned to the post.
According to sources of the Kommersant, Dmitry Patrushev may head one of the regions of the country; such a decision has been discussed for several months. However, it has not yet been accepted.