IBU Executive Board finds no grouns to suspend Russia's biathlon teamSport January 21, 22:53
Russia terrified watching monuments destroyed in Palmyra — culture ministerRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 21, 17:08
Russian bombers deliver successfully strikes on terrorists' facilities in SyriaWorld January 21, 15:39
Denmark uses Russian data in its application for expanding shelf — ministerBusiness & Economy January 21, 15:15
Agreement on bases in Syria to serve strengthening of stability in Middle East — MPRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 21:18
Trump's inaugural address: When America is united, America is totally unstoppableWorld January 20, 20:57
Hermitage chief: New Palmyra destruction comes across as militants' vengeanceRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 20:29
Russia's first deputy PM wants to keep current tax system for next political cycleBusiness & Economy January 20, 19:53
Russia’s Shipulin clinches gold in 20km individual race of IBU World Cup stage in ItalySport January 20, 19:18
MOSCOW, July 8 (Itar-Tass) - The Moscow underground has paid monetary compensations of 100,000 roubles to every of 28 injured in the smoke, which occurred on the Sokolnicheskaya Line, Moscow’s transport department reported on Monday.
The emergency situation occurred on June 5 between the stations of Okhotny Ryad and the Lenin Library, where 4,500 passengers were evacuated from the underground. For about six hours the traffic on the line was paralysed. Over 90 people addressed for medical aid, and 28 were taken to hospital.
“The payments of 100,000 each were made to 28 people, who received treatment at Moscow hospitals,” the source said, adding Sergei Sobyanin had ordered the monetary compensations.
Immediately after the incident, the Moscow city government organised a commission to investigate into reasons of the smoke, and the Moscow underground passed a total revision of the electricity equipment.