In Uzbekistan, after being infected with a coronavirus, Uktam Barnoev, who served as the country's Deputy Prime Minister, died. This became known on Sunday, the politician was 56 years old.
Information about the death of Barnoev was confirmed by the administration of the Bukhara region. It is known that the Deputy Prime Minister confronted the coronavirus for a long time. He was diagnosed with the disease at the end of July. The last days of the life of a politician from Uzbekistan took place in Germany, complications provoked by COVID-19 are called the cause of death.
Barnoev held the post of Deputy Prime Minister since February this year. The Deputy Prime Minister of the country was in charge of the agricultural and food sectors. Previously, the politician also held the post of khokim of the Bukhara region.