Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that any terrorist act that is happening in the country, is a challenge including for President. His words on Tuesday, April 4, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
“Of course, the fact that this terrorist act was committed at the time of stay in the city of the head of state, he makes you think and pay attention. This is the subject for the analysis of special services”, — said Sands, answering the question, I do not perceive in the Kremlin what happened in the subway explosion as a personal challenge to the President.
Day 3 of April, in the train, EN route from “Sennaya square” to the “Technological Institute”, worked the explosive device. In fact the incident a criminal case under article “Terrorist act”. According on 4th April, the number of victims up to 14 people.
The head of state on this day was in St. Petersburg. When it became known about the incident, Vladimir Putin has stopped to appear at the media forum BIP and went to the Konstantinovsky Palace for a meeting with President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko. Around midnight, the President laid flowers at the metro station “Technological Institute” in memory of the victims of the explosion in the subway.