The time of the trial regarding the April 3 explosion at the "Location" night club in Baku has been announced.

APA reports that the preparatory session of the court on the criminal case at the Baku Court of Serious Crimes has been scheduled for July 18.

The case will be considered under the chairmanship of judge Faig Ganiyev.



The preliminary investigation into the explosion at the "Location" night club in Baku has been completed.

APA reports that the criminal case materials collected on the accused persons in the case have been sent to the Baku Serious Crimes Court for consideration.

The criminal case was handed over to judge Faig Ganiyev.

52 people were recognized as victims in the case.

It should be noted that on April 3 of this year at around 03 o'clock at night in Sabail district of the capital, as a result of an explosion in the night club "Location" located on the 1st floor of a residential building, 1 person died, 37 people were injured of various degrees, 14 cars, 1 The investigation of the criminal case initiated by the relevant articles of the Criminal Code on the basis of the fact of damage to the apartment and 2 non-residential objects was conducted by the Investigation Department of the General Prosecutor's Office.

Based on the collected preliminary evidence, it was determined that a gas cylinder filled with a compressed liquid of propane gas was used in the kitchen of the mentioned object illegally, as well as in violation of the requirements of existing regulations, the explosion of that gas cylinder caused destruction and fire in the building.

During the investigation, Rasul Rasulova, an administrator at "Mercer food" LLC, which rented a catering facility responsible for compliance with fire safety rules, was charged with violation of Article 225.2 of the Criminal Code (violation of fire safety rules - when carelessness causes the death of the victim or other serious consequences), that LLC The founder-manager of the club, Orkhan Safarova, was charged with Article 314.2 of the Criminal Code (when negligence causes the death of the victim or other serious consequences).

At the same time, during the investigation, it was determined that Ruslan Mammadov, the inspector of the State Fire Control Service of the State Fire Control Service of the Ministry of Emergencies, who was responsible for ensuring fire safety in the mentioned area, was negligent in the performance of his duties, according to Article 314.2 of the last Criminal Code. was involved as an accused person under Article

Arrest measures were taken against all three persons according to the relevant decisions of the Binagadi district court.