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Russian investigators and witnesses say there was no alarm and exits were blocked when a fire engulfed a shopping and entertainment mall in Siberia, killing at least 64 people.
Many of the victims in the coal-mining city of Kemerovo were children.
Russia's Investigative Committee spoke of blocked exits and "serious violations" at the Winter Cherry mall.
Sunday's blaze started on an upper floor. The mall's shops, cinema and bowling alley were packed at the time.
Video on social media showed people jumping from windows to escape.
The Investigative Committee says a fire safety technician at the complex "switched off the alarm system" after being alerted about the fire.
The committee says two other fire safety officials have been detained for questioning, along with the Winter Cherry complex's technical director and the manager of a business located where the fire started.
Ten people are still listed as missing. Local teachers are trying to trace their pupils, who were on holiday. They do not know how many were in the complex.
In a Facebook post (in Russian), Kemerovo politician Anton Gorelkin said that "fire exits were shut, turning the complex into a trap" and "there was no organised evacuation".
He also said a fire extinguisher that could have doused the flames at the start did not work.
The region's deputy governor, Vladimir Chernov, said "this is the question: why were the doors shut?"
Russian media said most of the roof had collapsed. The fire engulfed a children's trampoline room and a cinema on the fourth floor.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.
Firefighters said the building was still smouldering a day later, with smoke billowing out and the remaining structures at risk of collapse.
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