Mass media reported that a senior woman - Great Patriotic War veteran is freezing in her apartment in Chita every winter while the management company remains inactive. The Zabaikalsky Regional Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia urgently launched a pre-investigative probe.
Apart from that, a 93-year-old home front veteran from Novosibirsk is unable to receive necessary subsidized medicines. Complaints to authorities can solve the problem only on a one-time basis. The Novosibirsk Regional Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia launched a pre-investigative probe into this matter.
The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia requested timely reports on the reported situations and instructed the Central Office of the Committee to supervise the progress of the procedural probes.
Moreover, a number of mass media reported about collapse of a bridge in Orenburg entailing injuries. The Orenburg Regional Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia launched a probe into this matter under Part 1 of Article 216 of the Criminal Code of Russia (violation of safety rules during works, entailing by negligence infliction of severe health damage).
Taking into account the high impact of the incident and aiming for full and comprehensive investigation of the probe, the head of the Committee instructed to transfer the probe to the Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia for further investigation.