Minister for Education J.Batsuuri dismissed

2017-05-31 13:18:33
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ During the plenary meeting of Parliament, convened today, May 31, Member of Parliament Yo.Baatarbileg presented the affiliated Standing committee’s conclusion on the issue of dismissing Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports J.Batsuuri. The latter is being condemned for unsatisfactory observance of responsibilities of administering the educational sector, and policy-making and law implementing duties.

After taking comments from several parliament members, the State Great Khural /Parliament/ voted for dismissing J.Batsuuri from the position of Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports with 64.3 percent approval.

Parliament Speaker M.Enkhbold reminded the cabinet to appoint an acting minister within this week.
Prime Minister J.Erdenebat submitted a request to dismiss Minister of Education to the Speaker on May 30. 

J.Munkhbat, Head of Cabinet Secretariat will serve as acting Minister of Education until the new Minister takes office. Prime Minister J.Erdenebat is expected to introduce his proposal for the Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports after he arrives in Mongolia from Russia, attending the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.