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The Minister of health of Udmurt Republic George Scherbak was infected with coronavirus. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to oberstab region.
The official test for the virus showed a positive result. The disease progresses without symptoms. He adheres to the doctor’s recommendations and comply with the full regime of self-isolation. Since March, all members of the government of the Republic are regularly tested for disease.
Earlier, the Chairman of the Duma Vyacheslav Volodin said that the coronavirus had more than 30 deputies of the state Duma. He added that members of Parliament are unable to observe the regime of self-isolation, as the need to perform their duties — to take voters to travel to the regions from which they were elected, to work in the state Duma.
Coronavirus discovered a number of Russian politicians, among them the Kremlin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, the Minister of culture Olga Lyubimova, head of the Ministry Vladimir Yakushev, the head of Udmurtia Alexander Brechalov and deputies of the state Duma Oksana Pushkin, Leonid Kalashnikov, Dmitry Novikov and others. Most of them have already recovered.
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