Member of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people Remzi Ilyasov was appointed deputy chairman of Crimean Parliament, QHA correspondent reports.

The decision was made at Crimean Parliament session in Simferopol, May 21.

To recall, after Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Jemilev made a decision to quit the post of head of Mejlis of Crimean Tatar people, Remzi Ilyasov was one of the key candidates to the post, along with Refat Chubarov.

Meanwhile, the decision on dismissing Lenur Islyamov from the post of Crimean vice-premier, put on agenda May 20, was postponed.