Russian opposition leader, Alexei Navalny is said to be unconscious in the hospital after his spokeswoman, Kira Yarmysh disclosed that he was poisoned.
Kira Yarmysh said Alexei Navalny who is an anti corruption campaigner,after taking a flight fell I’ll and the plane made an emergency landing in Omsk.
She said she Mr. Navalny tea must have been poisoned by something mixed into his tea.
Mr Navalny who is a string critic if Russia’s President, Vladimir Putin, in June said a vote on constitutional reforms is a “coup” and a ” violation of the constitution “. The said reforms will give Mr. Putin an additional two terms in office.
Spokeswoman for Navalny, Kira Yarmysh tweeted,”This morning Navalny was returning to Moscow from Tomsk.”
“During the flight, he felt ill. The plane made an urgent landing in Omsk. Alexei has toxic poisoning. Right now we are going to hospital.
She also said, “We suspect that Alexei was poisoned by something mixed into [his] tea. It was the only thing he drank since morning.
Doctors are saying that the toxic agent absorbed faster through the hot liquid. Right now Alexei is unconscious.
Ms. Yarmysh revealed the opposition Leader is currently on intensive care.