Lawmaker of Ukraine Mykhaylo Chechetov was elected first deputy chairman of the Party of Regions faction.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, first deputy Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Adam Martynyuk said this at the session of the parliament.

He said that the meeting of the Party of Regions, where M. Chechetov was elected first deputy chairman of the faction, took place on May 19.