The press service of the government of the Russian Federation confirmed that several journalists accompanying the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail mishustina on a tour of the Far East, at the stage of testing was found positive tests for coronavirus.

"were Promptly taken necessary measures. Colleagues have been isolated and are under observation of doctors. They are given full cooperation, – said TASS press Secretary of the Prime Minister Boris Belyakov. – Chart of the working trip of the Chairman of government is not affected".

Media delegation accompanying the Prime Minister on this trip, has already passed several tests for coronavirus. One was made in Moscow, and then the analysis was passed almost every day "far Eastern" business trip.

Earlier it was reported that Vice-the Prime Minister – the Plenipotentiary of the RF President in the far Eastern Federal district (FEFD) Yuri Trutnev was forced to withdraw from participation in the activities of the working trip due to the fact that he was discovered coronavirus.

"far Eastern tour" of the head of the Cabinet began Thursday August 13 and will end on August 18. During the trip, Mishustin visited Chukotka and Kamchatka, in the plans of the Magadan and Amur region.