The former Governor of the Chuvash Republic Mikhail Ignatiev died from progressive cardiovascular failure. About the Agency TASS said the Deputy chief doctor of the National medical research Almazov centre in Saint-Petersburg, Raisa Konashkova.
According to her, in 2019 politician repeatedly appealed for medical assistance. and in February went to the hospital in serious condition. “After a massive heart attack, he has formed and progressed severe heart failure, which was complicated by a dysfunction of the internal organs. The situation was aggravated by bilateral pneumonia,” said the doctor.
Konashkov said that the last time Ignatieff has arrived at the centre in may, to save his life used the world’s best drugs and methods, including high-tech medical aid.
The former President died on June 18 in the hospital at the age of 58 years. “Interfax” found that he had identified the coronavirus.
Michael Ignatieff held a post of the head of the Chuvash Republic from 2010 to 2020. On 29 January, he was dismissed by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in connection with loss of trust.
Dismissal twice he found himself in the midst of a scandal because of his behavior. First, the policies encouraged regional journalists to “wet” colleagues who criticize the government, but later apologized for his words. After a week in the network a video was published as the official “trainer” of an officer of the Ministry of emergency situations and makes a jump for the keys of the new fire truck.