Date of birth: 31 August
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
Uladzimir Kalach is a member of the folk rock band IRDORATH.
He was detained on August 2, 2021 at a summer house near Minsk during the birthday party of IRDORATH vocalist Nadzeya Kalach. Some people were convicted over the next two days in administrative cases of police disobedience, while others, including Uladzimir, 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.