Date of birth: 2 August 1989
Date of detention: 2 August 2021
Art. 342 of the Criminal Code - Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them
Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 1
Nadzeya Kalach is the lead singer of the folk band IRDORATH.
She was detained on August 2, 2021 at a summer house near Minsk during her birthday party. Some people were convicted over the next two days in administrative cases of police disobedience, while others, including Nadzeya, were detained on criminal charges under Art. 342 of the Criminal Code (organization or active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order).
Kalach was remanded in a pre-trial detention center as a suspect.