The only carrier of the virus covid-19 in Tatarstan was the volleyball player

Volleyball player of Zenit Kazan, the Frenchman Erwin Ngepet informed the public that contracted the coronavirus. According to the authorities of the Republic, now as the Frenchman is estimated by doctors as close to satisfactory, reports “Interfax”.

“I was taken on covid-19 a week ago. The hardest part is over, I spent three difficult days but now it’s over. I am leaving the hospital in a week,” – wrote in Instagram the athlete from Kazan hospital for infectious diseases.

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Publish from Earvin Ngapeth (@earvinngapeth) 19 Mar 2020 12:44 PDT

According to the Director of club Oleg Bryzgalov, the player arrived in Kazan after the meeting with the family in Paris. Next, without entering any personal contact, he turned to the team doctor when he had the signs of colds, and then the doctor called the hotline of the Federal service.

29-year-old French volleyball player stands for “Zenit” in 2018, in March it was announced about prolongation of the contract with him for another year. In the national team of France Erwin Ngepet twice won the World League, and European championship.

Earlier it was reported that in Tatarstan there was one case of coronavirus infection have flown in from abroad of a citizen of France.