Death toll of Zhambyl rgn blasts rose to 9
According to the latest data, 9 people died in the explosion in the military unit stationed in Bayzak district of Zhambyl region, including servicemen of the Emergency Situations Ministry, the military unit, a paramilitary guard and a military prosecutor. The identities of the victims are being established. The search is underway for two people. Kazpravda.kz refers to the MES operational HQ reporting.
According to preliminary information, 49 DES servicemen were admitted to hospital.
The task force, headed by the minister is working at the scene.
To provide information and psychological assistance to the population, a hot line has been opened: phones of the Ministry of Emergency Situations - 33-32-89, 53-32-79, Department of Emergency Situations - 8 (7262) 51-41-67, 51-37-75, +77788109109.