Alexander Bastrykin arrives at St. Petersburg metro explosion sight

Chairman of the Russia’s Investigative Committee Alexander Bastrykin has arrived to the Saint Petersburg metro explosion sight between the Tekhnologichesky Institut and Sennaya Ploshchad stations.

The Chairman personally coordinated the work of the investigative team and gave some instructions as to the detailed investigation of the scene.

He then held a briefing to hear reports of the team leaders on the results of initial investigative operations and to give directions on main areas the investigation should focus on.

The progress of the inquiry is under personal control of Mr. Bastrykin.

Official spokesperson for the RF Investigative Committee                                                                            S.L. Petrenko