Head of Ministry of Transport infected with coronavirus

The head of the Ministry of Transport Vitaly Savelyev contracted the coronavirus. This was reported in the press service of the department, reports TASS.

As told in the ministry, Savelyev’s test for coronavirus showed a positive result. The politician went into self-isolation.

The duties of the head of the Ministry of Transport will be temporarily performed by his first deputy – head of the Federal Air Transport Agency Alexander Neradko.