The Minister of construction and housing utilities of the Russian Federation Vladimir Yakushev has contracted coronavirus infection COVID-19. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry on the page in Telegram channel.
“The head of the Ministry of construction of Russia Vladimir Yakushev made a decision about hospitalization. The Minister and one of his deputies, Dmitry Volkov, the diagnosis of “coronavirus” is confirmed by the CT scan result”, – is spoken in the message.
“I will undergo treatment under the supervision of doctors in one of the city hospitals. Stay connected” – leads the channel the words of Yakushev.
The Ministry reported that acting Minister of construction and housing of Russia appointed Nikita Stasyshyn.
On 30 April it became known that the Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin became infected with the coronavirus.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, coronavirus in the world were infected more than 3.3 million people, more than 235 thousand of them died, more than 1.03 million recovered.
In Russia recorded 114 431 cases of infection, died 1169 people.