Criminal case on fire in "Grozny City" goes to court
Prosecutors have brought to trial the case into the fire in the high-rise complex "Grozny City", Chechnya prosecutor's office said today.
47-year-old Mohammed Amin Amirov is accused according to the article "damage to property on a large scale, committed by careless handling of fire."
"The investigation has established that the mechanic of the branch construction management 20 "MC GENSTROY" Amira on April 3, 2013, while on the 4th floor of a high rise building "Olympus" in the Grozny City in a case not connected to his work, without permission and showing criminal negligence and knowing about the fire properties of the source used, a gas burner, glued joints of roofing material, heating them with fire. A carton box of the outside air conditioner unit caught fire, resulting in a large-scale fire," RIA Novosti quotes the report.
There were no victims, but the fire destroyed the ventilated facades, stained-glass windows and air-conditioning units located on the outside of the building. Amirov was released on bail, he faces several years in prison.