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The President of Kazakhstan dismissed contracted the coronavirus, the Minister of health

The President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev has signed the decree about the dismissal of the Minister of health, Elzhan Birtanov, who is undergoing treatment after being infected with coronavirus, reported the press service of the head of state.

14 Jun Birtanov reported to have contracted the coronavirus in connection with what was sent to the infectious hospital.

"By the decree of the head of state Birtanov Yelzhan amantayevich has been released from the post of Minister of health of the Republic of Kazakhstan", - stated in the message of press-service.

By another presidential decree the Minister of health appointed Alex Choi, who previously worked as first Deputy Minister.

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