In Berdychiv, during a city council session, a local entrepreneur set himself on fire.
Deputies who tried to extinguish the fire, also received burns. Now the police and prosecutor’s office are working in the city council, investigative actions are underway.
The victim was taken to the city hospital, his condition is still unknown. The session then continued in another room.
Local media reported that the entrepreneur previously engaged in the restaurant business. He was the owner of the cafe “Madam Novak” and the restaurant “Naiad” in the city beach. Because of the restaurant, the entrepreneur had a conflict with the tenant, which they knew about in the city council. In order to resolve the conflict, both parties invited to the session.