Oct 18, 2020
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Volodin has not appeared in public for a week

Viacheslav Volodin
Viacheslav Volodin

State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin has not appeared at public events for a week. The politician missed the operational meeting of the Russian Security Council, and was not at the State Duma this week.

how write “Vedomosti”, Volodin did not appear at the meeting of the Council of the Duma on October 12. The plenary session was held the next day. It considered in the first reading a package of presidential amendments that Russian leader Vladimir Putin introduced after changing the Constitution. Volodin was also not present at the meeting, he was chaired by the first vice-speaker of the State Duma, Alexander Zhukov.

Sources of the newspaper in the State Duma believe that the speaker is on self-isolation, since he is scheduled to meet with Putin. A federal official suggested that Volodin would discuss with the president the preparation of bills to develop the adopted amendments to the Constitution.

Earlier, the interlocutors of the publication, close to the presidential administration, said that officials are undergoing a two-week quarantine before meeting with Putin. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that some of the president's interlocutors are in a two-week quarantine, someone is isolated for several days, some are meeting with the head of state without isolation.

Volodin reported several times to the State Duma on the incidence of coronavirus among deputies. The last time he spoke about this was on September 29th. Then the politician said that 18 deputies are in the hospital, and 60 people's deputies have been ill and have antibodies.

Currently, part of the structures of the lower house went to work remotely by decision of the Council of the Duma.

Earlier, State Duma deputy, doctor Boris Mendelevich named the reason for the rapid spread of coronavirus. wrote about this.


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