This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the head of the United Russia faction, Sergei Neverov.

“Now we are discussing this with the family (farewell) because he died this morning.

He was sick, he has a coronavirus.

How the doctors will officially establish, then it will be officially announced, ”Neverov said.

Earlier it was reported that Nikolai Antoshkin died at the age of 80.