“A medical commission … has made a decision to transfer A. Navalny to the inpatient department of the regional hospital for prisoners, located on the territory of the 3rd correctional facility in the Vladimir Region, which specialises in the dynamic examination of such patients”, the Russian Federal Penitentiary Service said in a statement.

According to the detention facility, Navalny’s health is “satisfactory”, and he is being examined by a general practitioner on a daily basis. Vitamin therapy was prescribed to the patient.