The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will consider an issue concerning giving consent to approval of candidacy of Mykola Azarov for the post of the Prime Minister after election of deputies Speaker of VRU.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, 247 out of 427 lawmakers registered in the session hall voted for this decision.

Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Rybak noted that a consent to consider this issue was reached during a meeting with leaders of 5 factions.