“On February 1, ... an honorary citizen of the Altai Territory, Alexander Grigorievich Nazarchuk, passed away.
Nazarchuk died at the age of 82, ”the statement on the website of the AKZS says.
Nazarchuk was appointed head of the Ministry of Agriculture in October 1994.
It is specified that during his work he "actively defended the need to support agricultural production, protect the interests of domestic agricultural producers."
In December 2020, at the age of 74, the former mayor of the city of Cheboksary in Chuvashia, Anatoly Igumnov, died.