MOSCOW, October 7 (RAPSI) – A criminal case of negligence was opened against an employee of a kindergarten where little kids got poisoned with “spice” drug, Russia's children's rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov wrote on his Twitter account.

Last Friday several kids in one of Novosibirsk kindergartens decided to play a cooking game and make a “soup”. One of the children added some unknown substance to the mix and after kids tried to eat it they got poisoned. Currently children are at a hospital, there is no danger to their lives.

Investigators have launched a case of illegal drug distribution.