Ex Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko, who is kept in Kachanivska women’s prison № 54 in Kharkiv, was unconscious for two hours on January 6.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, first deputy head of the Batkivshchyna faction Oleksandr Turchynov said this during the press conference today.

“On January 6, approximately at 22.30 pm Yulia Volodymirivna Tymoshenko lost consciousness after taking the medicine, which employees of the prison gave to her because of acute respiratory virus infection”, - said O. Turchynov.

At the same time he underlined that a cellmate of Yu. Tymoshenko has been knocking the door for 20 minutes in order to call a doctor.