23 July 2024,   05:56
Explosion at the MIA training base - there are injured

The explosion occurred at the training base of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Rustavi, but there were no victims but two people who were injured were taken to hospital. The condition of one of the injured is bad, he has been operated.

The explosion occurred on the training base of special tasks. The Ministry of Internal Affairs confirmed that two civilians were injured as a result of the explosion. The department says that the area where the explosion occurred is has relevant prohibition signs saying that trespassing is prohibited because the area is mined. The MIA assumes that citizens did not follow the request, but the MIA do not comment at how the civilians could get access to a specially protected facility,.

Investigation is in progress under Article 118 of the Criminal Code, which implies intentional damage to health.