As 56orb.ru specifies, the geography of poisoning has become wider. Orsk was added to the Yasnensky urban district, Dombarovsky and Adamovsky districts. It was there that two women lived, who added to the list of the dead. The death toll has risen to 21. In each of the cases, the cause is toxic poisoning with counterfeit alcohol.
The head of the Investigative Committee, Alexander Bastrykin, instructed to transfer the criminal case initiated on the fact of mass poisoning of people to the Main Investigation Department of the Investigative Committee for a full and comprehensive investigation. At the moment, six local residents have been detained on suspicion of committing a crime.