Posted: 03.04.2024 12:26:30

Number of children killed in Crocus City Hall increased to six

Six children were killed in the terrorist attack at the Crocus City Hall concert hall in Krasnogorsk, Russia. Another five children remain in the hospital, and two of them are in serious condition. The updated information was provided by the Commissioner for Children's Rights under the President of the Russian Federation, Maria Lvova-Belova, TASS reports.


“We currently have data on six children who were killed, another seven suffered injuries. Two children have been discharged from the hospital to receive outpatient care, while five remain hospitalised. Two of them are in critical condition, and three are already in moderate severity,” Maria Lvova-Belova stated.

Ms. Lvova-Belova also added that she personally visited the children. The Commissioner for Children's Rights is in constant contact with the heads of hospitals. According to her, ‘the children have everything they need, and the prognosis is positive’.

Earlier, five children were reported dead as a result of the terrorist attack in Crocus City Hall.