Ex-Deputy head of Rosavtodor, Astakhov was the head of one of departments of the Ministry of transport

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Natruskin Astakhov. Archival photoEx-Deputy head of Rosavtodor, Astakhov was the head of one of departments of the Ministry of transport© RIA Novosti / Alexander Natruskin

Former Deputy head of Rosavtodor Igor Astakhov appointed Director of the Department of state policy in the sphere of road economy of Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation, according to the Ministry.

«By order of Ministry of transport of Russia Astakhov… Igor Georgievich was appointed Director of the Department for state policy in road economy of Ministry of transport of Russia», — stated in the message.

On Saturday, December 1, on the website of the Cabinet of Ministers issued a decree on the release Astakhov from his position in the Agency in connection with transition to other work.

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