The director of the municipal government institution “Management of the city economy” and the head of the housing and communal services department of this institution were charged in the case initiated upon the death of four children in a fire in an apartment building in Lesosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk Territory.
According to the investigation, the responsibilities of both defendants included organizing the maintenance of the municipal apartment and monitoring the legality of citizens’ residence in it.
“At the same time, the defendants did not carry out the duties assigned to them to check the living quarters, they did not take measures to evict the family who had moved there without permission,” the statement says.
The department said that their negligent actions led to the fact that, as a result of faulty electrical wiring, a short circuit occurred, which led to a fire, which killed four children aged 2 to 17 years, their grandmother and 12-year-old brother were hospitalized in the hospital in extremely serious condition.
Source site russian.rt.com