A deputy set off grenades during a village council meeting in Zakarpattia, Ukraine, on Friday, shockingly turning the event into a sad event that left one person dead and 26 injured. The horrific incident was caught on camera, and it shocked the entire community.
The Keretsky village council building was the scene of the event, according to a local Ukrainian news outlet. As per the Ukrainian news outlet Interfax, the culprit was recognized as a village council delegate. In a statement posted on their Facebook page, the National Police said that at 11:37 AM, they received a worrisome call about an explosion that occurred during a session meeting.
The conflict could have arisen due to the intentions of the deputies to allocate an allowance to the village head, as well as a bonus, Transcarpathian mass media reported new details of the tragedy of detonation of grenades in the premises of the village council.— Devana 🇺🇦 (@DevanaUkraine) December 15, 2023
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According to preliminary reports, 11 people were injured and one person—the person who set off the bomb—was killed in the Grenade blast in Ukraine. But when more information became available, the number of injuries increased to 26, six of whom were very ill. The deputy who set off the grenades is being aggressively resuscitated by medical personnel.
An extensive investigation is currently in progress, and the motivations for this horrifying conduct are still unknown. Questions concerning the circumstances leading up to the incident remain, and the community is left to deal with the fallout from this tragedy. The entire Mukachevo area, including the town of Keretsky, is now grieving together as they deal with the terrible fallout from a routine council meeting that turned fatal. The authorities are working diligently to unravel the details and provide answers to a community left in shock and mourning.