According to residents of Belene, this horrible committee consisted of the following members:
1. Todor Pavlov – professor and regent;
2. Anton Yugov – Minister of Internal Affairs;
3. Tsola Dragoycheva – member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party.
At the end of June, the first carriages with prisoners arrived at the Belene train station. They were transferred to Persin Island and were taken 8 km to the east, where they reached the highest point of the island – 35 meters above the waters of the Danube River…