Forbes.ua reports that he stated the following: "Transportation is in a desperate state. You want to pay 35 hryvnia the tickets per 700 kilometers, and at that be entitled to compensation? It's impossible," he said.
"We need to continue developing the infrastructure. In 2015, the country will host the European basketball championship. This event cannot be postponed or put on hold. Therefore it is necessary to build runways in Odesa and Dnipropetrovsk. Certainly, one of the priority areas is presidential program "Affordable Housing". And, of course, the construction of roads," said Kolesnikov.