The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed to assist the victims in the crash of a boat on the lake Syamozero in Karelia and install those responsible for the death of the Moscow students, who went to the alloy, reported the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. According to him, Putin was constantly informed about the progress of the rescue operation in Karelia.
“The channels of emergency services reported to the President on rescue operation was launched after the tragedy that took place in Karelia”, — Peskov said (quoted by “Interfax”). He explained that during the day, the President has repeatedly contacted the Minister of emergency situations Vladimir Puchkov, Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets and the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.
“Was given the necessary instructions for the organization of assistance to victims and families of the victims. In addition, the President gave relevant instructions to the Investigative Committee to identify the causes of the tragedy and identify the perpetrators,” — said Peskov. According to him, Putin “deep condolences in connection with tragedy.”
On the wreck of the boats, which were 47 Moscow schoolchildren and four adults, during the storm on the lake in Karelia, on June 19, said the MOE. The tragedy occurred on the evening of June 18. According to the latest UK, killing 14 children. Children’s Ombudsman Pavel Astakhov, in turn, reported 15 dead students.