People’s deputy from the Dovira group, Sergei Velmozhny, said that three of his tests for coronavirus showed a negative result, but his son confirmed the disease.
The People’s Deputy of Ukraine, a member of the Dovira group, Sergey Velmozhny, confirmed to the Observer on March 24 that a coronavirus was detected in his son.
On March 22, Ukrainian Pravda reported this.
The politician said that he himself passed three tests, everyone showed a negative result, but is still under suspicion, because he has a temperature of 37.5 °.
The deputy attended an extraordinary meeting of the Verkhovna Rada on March 17. At a meeting that could be held on March 26, he said he was not going to.
«I will not attend the meeting for health reasons. It is necessary to conduct it with security measures in order to pass important laws and proceed to work remotely,» the MP said.
The nobleman and his son are in the infectious diseases department of the Alexander Hospital in Kiev.
To date, coronavirus has been officially confirmed by two people’s deputies — Sergei Shakhov, a member of the Dovir group, and Ruslan Gorbenko, a representative of the Servant of the People faction.
It is known that Shakhov in early March returned from a trip abroad. Gorbenko, according to him, has not been abroad recently.
According to the «Ukrainian Truth», the deputy of the «Opposition Platform — For Life» Alexander Lukashev was infected with the coronavirus. He did not publicly comment on this information.