This was announced by the deputy Andrii Pavlovskyy, who along with his colleagues Oleksandr Bryhynets and Arsen Avakov are trying to meet with the head of the colony, reports the press service of the party.
"For five hours, we have been on the ninth floor and cannot meet with the head of the colony, who allegedly went to read the official letter and has not returned," he said.
"His subordinates have hinted that he is hiding in a restroom," said Pavlovskyy.
He noted that the deputies are still expecting an opportunity to examine the premises, where Tymoshenko is kept.
In addition, he said that Tymoshenko was allowed to meet with the women - deputies of the opposition factions of the Verkhovna Rada of the 7th convocation.
"The head of the colony showed us a letter. Permission is granted for a short meeting of Tymoshenko with female deputies," quotes the deputy Interfax-Ukraine.
The press service of the Department of the State Penitentiary Service of the Kharkiv oblast has neither confirmed nor denied information that Tymoshenko was allowed a short meeting with female deputies of the opposition.
"We do not have such information," the press service said.