Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin ordered to assign the calendar the professional holiday of workers of transport. On Saturday reported the press service of the Cabinet.

"a New professional holiday – Day of transport – will be celebrated in Russia in the fall. Pin it in the calendar ordered Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin" – said the press service.

The holiday is invited to celebrate on November 29. On this day in 1809, Emperor Alexander I (reign 1801-1825) established the first in the Russian Empire, a unified state body in the sphere of transport.

The Prime Minister instructed the Ministry of transport to consolidate the decision within three months.