Servant of the People party's members have collected more than 150 signatures for the resignation of the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Dmytro Razumkov. This was announced by the MP Oleksiy Ustenko, Insider.ua reports.
"There are already more than 150 signatures on this list. Most of the MPs have signed," he said.
150 signatures were required for the issue to be put to a vote.
Earlier it was reported that the congress of deputies of the Servant of the People faction, scheduled for October 1-3 in Truskavets, will consider the replacement of staff in the Cabinet, as well as the possibility of collecting signatures for the removal of Dmytro Razumkov from the Verkhovna Rada.
Dmytro Razumkov has stated that he is not going to resign.
Leader of the Servant of the People faction Davyd Arakhamiya stated that he was not collecting votes for the resignation of the Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, Dmytro Razumkov.
“We are not collecting votes for Razumkov ... I did not collect anything, there are zero signatures, there is not even my signature ... The fact of the signature sheets does not mean anything,” Arakhamiya said.
When asked why he requested signature letters from Razumkov, Arakhamiya replied that he “used the right of a parliamentarian.”