The government Commission on rassledovaniy causes of the fire at the Odessa College of Economics, law and hotel and restaurant business will report on the results of the work until 20 December, said the first Deputy Minister of internal Affairs Sergey Spring.

“The Commission on investigation of the fire at the Odessa College before December 20, will report to the Cabinet.” – said Spring, the press service of the National police of Ukraine.

First meeting of the Commission was held on Tuesday, December 10.

As reported at 10:12 on 4 December in the Odessa College of Economics, law and hotel and restaurant business on the third floor of a six storey educational building was on fire, the area of which reached 4 thousand sq. m. divisions of gschs rescued and evacuated 40 persons (12 persons brought by staircases 10 people were removed by the units of gas and smoke protective service, 18 people using stairs and lifts) of about 400, were in the building at the time of the fire.

At 14:18 on the same day the fire was localized, but the putting out individual fires and smoldering plots continued for a long time.

As a result of fire killed 12 people. In hospitals there are nine out of 30 victims.

It was reported that the burned building can be saved, but there is a risk of collapse of the walls.

Upon a fire criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 270 (violation established by the legislation of fire safety requirements) of the Criminal code of Ukraine. December 5 and 6 were declared mourning days in Odessa, December 8, in Ukraine.