Artur Gerasimov was almost unanimously elected as the new leader of Petro Poroshenko Bloc in Verkhovna Rada during the faction meeting. Nobody voted against his candidacy, 3 abstained including Gerasimov himself. This was reported by the press-service of Petro Poroshenko Bloc.
He stressed during the briefing that he sees his main task in improving the efficiency of parliament’s work.
Iryna Lutsenko will now be the presidential envoy in the Verkhovna Rada instead of Gerasimov.
As it was reported earlier, Ihor Hryniv has left the according post at Petro Poroshenko Bloc.