The investigating authorities of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of Russia for Ivanovo oblast are investigating the information posted in the media related to the guardianship authorities of Ivanovo oblast intentions to seize the grandchildren from their grandmother, who brings them up after the mother of mentioned children had been deprived of her parental rights. The elderly lady lives with kids in emergency housing allocated by the local administration. It was reported that the guardianship authorities gave the elderly woman a week to find a new place of residence, otherwise her grandchildren will be sent to a social institution.
The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed Mr. V. V. Samodaykin, Head of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for Ivanovo oblast, to submit a report on the ongoing investigative activities. The investigation is a subject to control in the Main Directorate of the IC Department.