New transport Minister has called for a speedy execution of decrees of the President a priority of the Department

MOSCOW, may 18. /TASS/. Prompt execution of decrees of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin stands in the priorities of the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation, said on air of the TV channel “Russia 24” the head of Department Eugene Dietrich, was appointed on Friday.

“Among the immediate priorities that must be identified early performance, the beginning of performance of decrees of the President regarding the two projects that the transporters should provide is the creation of a plan for the development and modernization of the main transport infrastructure and no less ambitious, national project, designated in the decree as the development of safe and quality roads,” said Dietrich.

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed Friday a decree appointing Deputy Prime Ministers and Ministers in the new Russian government. Candidates for the respective posts was submitted to the President Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

Eugene Dietrich headed the Ministry of transport Maxim Sokolov instead. He was formerly first Deputy head of the Ministry of transport.