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Tinkov has been exposed to coronavirus

Russian businessman, the founder of the group "Tinkoff" Oleg Tinkov said that three months ago had been ill with the coronavirus.

Tinkov said in March that he was sick with leukemia in the acute form and is fighting for his life. Earlier Tuesday he said that he continues to treat leukemia and is currently preparing for a bone marrow transplant.

The U.S. justice Department, meanwhile, Tinkov is seeking the extradition from Britain on charges of filing false tax returns. He faces up to six years in prison. The businessman, who is in London, on March 6 said that the case involved his lawyers.

The head of the group "Tinkoff credit systems" Oliver Hughes has told reporters that there is no negative impact on the group or any new risks for her because of the allegations of the US authorities to address Tinkov or disease does. He also noted that he does not expect the change of the main shareholder of the group. Tinkov earlier Tuesday, also said that "Tinkoff" is not for sale.

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