President Vladimir Putin, like all Russian citizens, will have “more something time” to live, observing the necessary precautions in connection with the threat of coronavirus COVID-19, said his press-Secretary, Dmitry Peskov. The head of state is now working from his residence in Novo-Ogaryovo “almost isolated”, while the health is ensured at the highest level.

He noted that these actions “cannot be undone overnight or in one second by a stroke of the pen”. The degree of epidemiological danger “is the same for all regardless of position.”

According to him, the complex mechanism of control in Russia requires the personal participation of the President. “Whether Putin is tired from this? He received support from people in the elections when he declared his candidacy. It is a direct presidential function,” said Dmitry Peskov.

a Kremlin spokesman also said that Vladimir Putin on may 9 to lay flowers to the Eternal flame in the Alexander garden in Moscow and will appeal to the Russians.

Recall that on 30 April the head of the government Mikhail Mishustin during a videoconference with the President reported he had coronavirus. At the time of hospitalization Prime Minister the duties Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov. Health mishustina “generally normal.” Also COVID-19 confirmed the head of the Ministry Vladimir Yakushev, he was hospitalized.