the Head of the seaside town of Artyom Vyacheslav Kwon and the head of Luchegorsk city settlement Vladimir Kozak said that he was sick with coronavirus.

Kwon stated that it complied with the withdrawal from August 4, coronavirus diagnosed the person with whom he had contact, reports RIA “Novosti”.

“on Friday, August 7, came a positive result, so unfortunately, leaving the hospital. Not a very good time – a lot of work. But, nevertheless, I believe that the team that was formed today, able to solve and implement all our plans,” said Kwon.

Artem is 36 kilometers from Vladivostok, he had previously been one of the region’s largest centres for coal mining.

Also on his illness said the head of Luchegorsk city settlement Vladimir Kozak.

“Friends, August 5, I confirmed the diagnosis COVID-19. Going through specialized treatment. Please observe all recommended precautions. Health to you,” – said Kozak in social networks.

Luchegorsk is located in Pozharsky district of Primorsky Krai, in the 416 kilometers from Vladivostok.

In Russia in recent days revealed 5212 new cases of coronavirus, the country registered more than 882 thousand cases. In Primorye during the same period, 97 of diagnosed new cases of coronavirus, total cases – 7607.