KIEV (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 12th December, 2019) The number of those who died after a fire at a college in the southern Ukrainian city of Odessa has increased to 13 people, the national State Emergency Service said on Wednesday.
The previously reported number was 12 people, with another 30 injured.
According to the service, another body was discovered on Wednesday during debris clearance.
Eight fire victims are still in the hospital.
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy instructed the Odessa authorities to do everything to help those affected by the fire and quickly find out how the tragedy occurred. He additionally declared December 8 a national day of mourning.