Zvyagilsky dies from coronavirus at the age of 88
People’s deputies and his colleagues came to say goodbye to Yefim Zvyagilsky / Photo: Collage: Today
In Kiev, in the premises of the club of the Cabinet of Ministers, a farewell ceremony is being held with the people’s deputy of eight convocations, acting Prime Minister of Ukraine (1993-1994) Yefim Zvyagilskiy. The country writes about this.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko, Verkhovna Rada Human Rights Commissioner Lyudmila Denisova, Prime Minister Denis Shmygal, People’s Deputy from the OPSZ Yuriy Boyko, former MPs from the Party of Regions Anatoly Bliznyuk, Tatyana Bakhteva, Anna German came to say goodbye to the politician. Batkivshchyna leader Yulia Tymoshenko and others.
We will remind, the former MP and acting Prime Minister of Ukraine in 1993-1994 Yefim Zvyagilskiy died on November 6 from complications caused by the coronavirus.
What is known about Zvyagilskiy
- He was born on February 20, 1933 in Stalino (now Donetsk). He was the director of the Kuibyshevskaya mine administration, and from November 1979 to November 1992 he was the director of the AF Zasyadko Mine.
- He was a people’s deputy from the first to the eighth convocations. In the last parliamentary elections in 2019, he did not run for the first time since 1990.
- As the oldest People’s Deputy, Zvyagilskiy opened the first meetings of the newly elected Rada in two convocations – the seventh in 2012 and the eighth in 2014.
- He was one of the co-founders and a former member of the Party of Regions. In the eighth convocation, he represented the Opposition bloc.
Source From: Segodnya