the Doctor-infectious diseases of Kirov Alexey Protasov was awarded the Skoda Rapid for work with coronavirus patients. About it reports a press-service of the regional government.

In April, the region announced a competition for the best doctor of infectious hospital. Participation in it could take doctors of any specialties, but working with patients with COVID-19.

the Main criterion for selection of the winner is considered the number of hours worked. In the end, the owner of a foreign car became Alexey Protasov, working in the Infectious clinical hospital of Kirov. Patients with COVID-19 he spent 999 hours. In addition, his shift had the region’s first patient with a coronavirus.

– I don’t think I’m special and better than others. With me working a lot of colleagues that work no worse and no less worthy of awards. With me started to work several people, who were also among the first ones, just came maybe a little later. I think that the future of the car we will decide together with colleagues! commented on receiving a gift Protasov.

According to June 3 in the Kirov region revealed the 1983 case of the coronavirus, including 87 in the last day. Recovered 1076 people, 17 died.