The national antiterrorist Committee (NAK) stated that, according to preliminary data, the explosion in the subway of St. Petersburg killed 9 people. Earlier it was reported about 10 victims.
The Agency, which has said that more than 20 people were injured, including heavy. All victims receive necessary medical and psychological assistance.
The explosion occurred at 14:40 in the train on the stretch from the metro station “Technological Institute” and “Sennaya Ploschad”. The official representative of the Prosecutor General Aleksandr Kurennoy called the incident a terrorist attack.