Explosions have thundered at stations “Sennaya” and “Institute of Technology” blue line of the subway of Saint Petersburg, there are victims, said a source in law enforcement bodies of the city news Agency “RIA Novosti”.
– There are victims and victims. In addition, rescuers and fire engines called to the station “Technological Institute”. The movement of trains on the entire line is stopped, — said the Agency interlocutor.
According to the Committee on health of St. Petersburg, injured 25 people, including one child. NAC reports on the dead, without specifying their number. Press Secretary of the Governor Andrey Kibito stated that information on victims is being verified.
According to the source, worked two improvised explosive devices of low power. All stations of the Petersburg underground are closed, passengers evacuated.
Eyewitnesses in social networks publish photos from the scene.
To the place of incident went investigative team, work, specialists of the National anti-terrorist Committee, a criminal case. Security measures in the St. Petersburg underground are strengthened.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that law enforcement and intelligence agencies establish the causes of the incident. According to him, deals with three versions of the happened: act of terrorism, domestic and criminal.
Source: RIA Novosti