Deputy Minister of transport dismissed at his own request

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in fotomonster of transport Minister Alan LushnikovDeputy Minister of transport dismissed at his own request© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

Deputy transport Minister Alan Lushnikov dismissed at his own request, the relevant document published on the government website on Wednesday.

Last week, Lushnikov told reporters that he plans to leave his post and to make music.

«The release of Alan Lushnikov, V. from the post of Deputy Minister of transport of the Russian Federation at its request», — stated in the order.

Lushnikov was in charge of the Ministry of transport railway transport. He was appointed to this position in February 2017. Prior to that was assistant to the former Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.

In social networks there are photos, which Lushnikov is the head of the musical «band». For example, one of the posters for last year reads: «the club will host the first concert of the new composition by Alan Lushnikov, and «CtrlBand». As always all the best traditions of Blues and rock-n-roll».