Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke with the head of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug Natalia Komarova and expressed condolences to the families of those killed in the accident. This was reported by press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, reports “Interfax”.
According to him, the Russian leader Komarova instructed to render all necessary assistance to the family of those killed and injured. In addition, the President heard the report of the Minister of health Veronika Skvortsova on the measures taken and instructed the health Ministry to provide medical assistance to the injured “at the appropriate level”.
The Director of the Department of public health & communications Ministry of health of Russia Oleg Salagay said that she’s flying to Khanty-Mansiysk to coordinate assistance to children, victims of road accidents, reports “RIA Novosti”.