Volodymyr Sheludchenko has been sacked from the post of Naftohaz Ukrayiny NJSC chief.

UNIAN was told about this at the press-office of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, referring to the relevant decision, made at a government session today.

The press-service stressed that V.Sheludchenko was sacked on the basis of his own application for resignation.

As UNIAN reported earlier, on 14 August 2006, the Cabinet of Ministers, with its decree, appointed Volodymyr Sheludchenko as Naftohaz Ukrayiny chief instead of Oleksander Bolkisev.