Trip to St Petersburg
On April 27, Day of Russian Parliamentarism, Vladimir Putin met with members of the Council of Legislators of the Federal Assembly at the Tauride Palace.
On the same day, the President visited the State Hermitage and presented unique items for the museum's collection, including a church plate made in 1877 by order of the imperial court.
In addition, the head of state held a working meeting with Governor of St Petersburg Alexander Beglov.
On April 28, Vladimir Putin visited ambulance station No. 4 in the town of Pushkin and congratulated its employees on their professional holiday.