In Yekaterinburg, three citizens of Uzbekistan died in a fire, the MFA reported.
“On December 8, at 06:45 by the local time, three citizens of Uzbekistan A. E., E. D. and A. S. were killed as a result of fire in the Pyakyakhinskoye field of the Tazovsky district, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Also, citizen T. A. was hospitalized,” the report said.
Currently, the relevant bodies are conducting investigative activities.
The Consulate General, together with the Representative Office of the Agency for External Labor Migration under the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations of Uzbekistan in Moscow, has taken control of the situation. Consular-legal, organizational and other issues related to the transportation of the corpses of compatriots to their homeland are being considered.
The consular-legal department expresses condolences to the relatives of the deceased and recalls that whenever it is necessary, citizens of Uzbekistan, located in the Ural Federal District of Russia (Kurgan Oblast, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Tyumen Oblast, Chelyabinsk Oblast, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug – Yugra, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug), can contact the Consulate General of our country in Yekaterinburg at: +7 343 276 31 66, +7 343 272 31 33.