Pupils of Maykop special school grieve over lost friend, pitied “second mum” and complain about public prosecutor
employees and pupils of the Maykop special professional school (SPS)
(which pupil – Dmitry Gruzdev – was lost on March 6th at disassembling
of an abandoned building) consider that the Office of Public Prosecutor
concerns in unfair way to their director against which criminal
proceeding was instituted. They stated that in a letter published by
the official site of the Adygeya capital administration, “Caucasian
unit” correspondent reported. The letter was received, as it was spoken
in the message, on March 16th when “ in Nizhni Novgorod, on Dima’s
native land, his funeral” was taking place.
“All of us are
very anxious and grieve in occasion of death on March, 6th of our
comrade Dima Gruzdev, – it was stated in the pupils’ letter. – During
two years he had been our friend and brother; and always with us …
there was our second mum – the director of our school Sheudzhen Asiet
Abubachirovna. The next morning after the tragedy all of us waited for
her arrival, wished to feel her support and to cry together, but it
turned out that she was taken away from us”.
On March 7th,
according to the letter’s authors, they saw a reporting about the
notorious events, and all of them were hurt. Then very heavy days came:
children who worked together with Dima, were taken to interrogations
not once. “ How many ways for our short life we had been named:
hooligans, thieves, gangsters, and now in addition to that we appeared
to be slaves as the public prosecutor told, – the pupils complained. –
Only having got to the Maykop special professional school, we have felt
like average people, instead of slaves”.
“It is very difficult
to us in our school to go through the tragical death of our friend Dima
Gruzdev, – the teenagers said, – and you add oil to fire, making us
hurt more and more”.
“It is very difficult to us in our school
to go through the tragical death of our friend Dima Gruzdev, – the
teenagers said, – and you add oil to fire, making us hurt more and
“Our special school is one of the best in Russia, – the
pupils approved, – and we feel constant care of our director, our
According to the pupils, in the last year the
school became a participant of the project of the EU “Children and
youth of risk groups”. Working in that project, some children got
acquainted with the republican TV; in the school “Spetsgazeta” is
printed; they have programs of “C-2″ radiostudio broadcasted. Besides
the teenagers draw oil pictures – in the school there is even a picture
gallery; the pupils also sew little covers, do hand-made articles and
toys, make dramatized performances, participate in the town
competitions on volleyball, go for a rollers’ drive.
As it was
stated in the final part of the publication of the web-site, “in
relation to this emergency that entailed death of a teenager, the court
will make a verdict. And for each reader it is left the right to make
his comments. What has happened: an accident, a ridiculous oversight or
it is only one of links of a chain of the illegal actions hidden from
the public sight?”
Let’s remind, on March 6th during
disassembling of an old building in the territory of the former
Furniture combine “Friendship” in Maykop one pupil of the special
professional school was lost. The group of pupils had been directed for
those works under instruction of the director of that school. They
promised to pay the teenagers 50 copecks for each cleared brick.
the moment of their works a crashing of the walls and ceiling floors
happened. One of the teenagers thus traumatized his legs. Dmitry
Gruzdev appeared in the center of the wall’s crashing and died.
to the Maykop public prosecutor of Andrey Fatin who acted then on TV,
using “a slave labour of minors which should not be engaged in such
work” took place. As it notified, in that school they should be
educated brought up.
The director of the special school Asiet
Sheudzhen was detained on suspicion of excess of the official powers.
Against her the preventive punishment –subscription about staying in
the town – is applied. According to the law she is threatened up to 10
years of imprisonment.
Let’s also remind, in that special school teenagers who had earlier committed grave crimes are brought up.