The former staff of the Ministry of Kuzbass challenged the arrest in the case of the «Winter cherry»

© Photo : press-service of administration of the Kemerovo region the dismantling of the burnt TC Winter cherry. Archive photoThe former staff of the Ministry of Kuzbass challenged the arrest in the case of the «Winter cherry»© Photo : press-service of administration of the Kemerovo region

The Central district court of Kemerovo has received the appeal to extend the period of detention from former employees GUMCHS in the Kuzbass Alexander Mamontov and Grigoriy Terentyev accused of negligence in a criminal case about a fire in shopping centre «Winter cherry», which killed 60 people, said Tuesday in court.

«The Central district court of Kemerovo accepted the appeal Mamontov, Terentyev and their lawyers on the decision of the court of 21 September, which both extended the period of detention,» — said in court, adding that date appeals not yet assigned.

As earlier reported, the Central district court of Kemerovo under the petition of the investigation extended the arrest of former chief of the Main Directorate of Ministry of emergency situations in the Kuzbass Alexander Mamontov until December 25, ex-the chief of Department of supervision and preventive work of EMERCOM in Kemerovo, Berezovsky and Kemerovo district Grigoriy Terentyev — up to 25 November.

According to investigators, Mammoths and Terentev was not planned and not carried out in 2017-2018, an inspection of observance of requirements of fire safety at operation of OAO «kemerovskijj konditerskijj Kombinat» shopping center «Winter cherry», where on 25 March there was a major fire, which claimed 60 lives.

Currently involved in a criminal case upon state of emergency have 12 people. Among them — the owners and managers of the building, the security guard, now former heads of the regional emergency, and is responsible for entering the shopping center in operation, the fire alarm and direct the fire suppression at the scene. They are all detained and arrested.

The former staff of the Ministry of Kuzbass challenged the arrest in the case of the «Winter cherry»© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotobanka in a shopping Mall in Kemerovo

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