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Mayor of Ruse is Pencho Milkov. He was born in 1978 in Ruse. He graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Ruse. Since 2013 he has been a Doctor of Law. He is married and has 3 children.
Milkov has worked as a lawyer in civil, commercial and administrative law. From 2011 to 2017 he was a municipal councilor in the Municipal Council of Ruse. He has a diploma from the Institute of Social Policy, and in 2017 he became a master of national security and defense at the Military Academy "G. S. Rakovski” in Sofia.
In the parliamentary elections of the same year, Pencho Milkov was elected MP from Ruse in the 44th National Assembly of Bulgaria. He was a member of the standing committees on legal affairs and on internal security and public order.
On 3 November 2019, Pencho Milkov was elected mayor of Ruse Municipality.