In Cherkassy more than fifty pupils and two teachers were taken to the hospital because of poisoning. Eleven children are in unwell condition. The children started to lose consciousness at the morning official event related to WW2 commemoration day.

The Ministry of Internal affairs informed that radiative -chemically lab checked air there for chemical substances existence.  They did not detected any violations. The prime minister of Ukraine flew to Cherkassy. First of all he visited the hospital. The reason of pupils’ condition deterioration are being investigated.