Photo: Alexander Halperin / RIA Novosti
In Kemerovo have begun farewell to the dead on fire in shopping centre “Winter cherry”. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
First family and friends said goodbye to 27-year-old Anton Mukhin and his five year old son Ratibor. The friends of the deceased said that the victims of the tragedy will be cremated. Ceremonies with those of the victims who have already been identified, will continue all day.
Wednesday, March 28, will be held the funeral of 15 people. The first Vice-Governor of the region Vladimir Chernov has promised that the government will cover all financial costs for the funeral ceremony scheduled throughout the city and in the village treshevsky.
On March 28, Russia declared a day of mourning for the victims of the fire in the Kemerovo shopping centre, “Winter cherry”. Across the country will be lowered national flags, cultural institutions and TV channels are recommended to cancel entertainment events and programs.
A fire in the Kemerovo TC “Winter cherry” began on March 25. According to official figures, killed 64 people, including 41 children. Judging by the list published by the Kemerovo mayoralty, 69 people were injured.
According to investigators, the main cause of the fire — circuit wiring. Criminal case is being investigated on three counts, including violating fire safety rules. Investigators say that the “Winter cherry” was not working emergency exits, and fire alarm.
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