Policeman from Nizhnekamsk, who shot killer of his colleague, to get state award
In Nizhnekamsk a farewell to the dead policeman is being held.
In Nizhnekamsk they say goodbye to the 34-year-old policeman Dinar Samatov. The major was killed by a 19-year-old boy who attacked him from behind with a knife.
His colleague, Yury R., who hastened to the aid of his colleague and used a service weapon to kill, will be awarded a state award.
The MIA of the Republic of Tatarstan is supporting the relatives of the deceased, his family is provided with payments. Parents and the wife of Dinara will receive a lump-sum payment in the amount of 3.8 million rubles ($60,000), the insurance indemnity - 2.6 million rubles ($40,000).
The official representative of the Kazan Kremlin, Lilia Galimova, expressed from the entire government of the republic condolences to the family of the deceased.