KHANTY-MANSIYSK 14 Jun — RIA Novosti. Head of Surgut, the largest city of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous district, Vadim Shuvalov said on his page Vkontakte that he was hospitalized with coronavirus infection.

“Friends, today I received confirmation of coronavirus infection. I am currently hospitalized in the Surgut district clinical hospital are in safe hands. The circle of people with whom I interacted the last two weeks, has been all taken to control. Duties handed over to his Deputy Alexei Geneva,” wrote Igor Shuvalov on Sunday.

According to him, he will continue to keep in touch with subordinates and colleagues. The mayor appealed to residents of Surgut with a request to observe all preventive measures, because “the risk of infection is not exaggerated.”

Coronavirus in the largest city of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous district revealed at 812 people, ranking it second only to neighbouring Surgut district. All laboratory confirmed cases in the region, 4340, 26 people died.

the head of the region Natalia Komarova on Tuesday said that the compulsory isolation in the Autonomous region is extended to June 23, inclusive.