Governor of Mongolia's Capital City resigned

2018-12-11 16:42:58

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/ Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar S.Batbold was resigned on December 10 according to the ordinance of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh.

Deputy Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of the Government G.Bayasgalan sounded the PM’s ordinance to the staff of Citizens’ Representative Khural (City Council) of Ulaanbaatar city and the Governor’s Office of the Capital City and informed an appointment of acting governor.   

J.Batbayasgalan, deputy governor in charge of Green Development and Air Pollution, will work as an acting governor until new Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar is appointed.  

In respect to an official letter of Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh sent to the City Council in November concerning dismissal of the Mayor, Mr. Batbold announced his submission of resignation letter. Considering his submission of resignation letter, the Prime Minister withdrew his proposal in which he accused the governor of not fulfilling his duties.