The Minister of Sports of Russia Vitaliy Mutko live on «Russia 2» TV-channel during the television program “Ask the Minister a question!” for 40 minutes was answering questions of the viewers. During the conversation the Minister was asked if Khanty-Mansiysk is able to host the forthcoming XXVIII Winter Deaflympics 2015.
According to Vitaliy Mutko, the Deaflympics are concluding the line of complex sport competitions, that were held in Russia – Olympic and Paralympic games. «A brilliant sport infrastructure. Thegovernorisarealsupporter. Natalia Komarova is such a sport enthusiast. In the nearest future we are going to hold the final meeting of the organizing committee either in Moscow or in Khanty-Mansiysk», – has concluded the Minister of Sports of Russia.
It will be remembered that the readiness of Ugra sport venues to the forthcoming competitions was discussed the day before in Cheboksary during the presentation of ХVIII Deaflympics sport venues. As Vitaliy Mutko said the sport infrastructure of the city is so diverse, that all sport competitions, except alpine skiing, would be held in the capital of Ugra.