In the capital of Dagestan Makhachkala after poisoning water hospitalized more than 120 people, most of them children. In just three days the hospital took more than three hundred victims, they have identified food infection and acute gastroenteritis. Criminal case is brought.
The Ministry of health of the Republic is not officially referred to as the number hospitalized. The representative of the Ministry Zalina Murtazalieva explained that TASS: “As all light and medium severity. People recover in one day and discharged home.”
More detailed data are presented anonymous source “Interfax” in the medical community. According to the Agency, in the infectious ward on Sunday morning are 127 people with intestinal poisoning, of which 109 were children. “In total over 3-4 days was hospitalized 302 people, of which 212 were children. All of them mostly residents of the Kirov district of Makhachkala. Hospitalized identified the suspected food
infection and acute gastroenteritis, which can be caused by
by drinking contaminated water,” said the source.
According to him, in the near future to Makhachkala to assist the Republican physicians will be specialists, infectious disease specialists from Moscow and St. Petersburg.
The investigative Committee in Dagestan reported about excitation of criminal case upon state of emergency – under article 238 of the criminal code of the Russian Federation for the provision of services that do not meet safety requirements”). According to preliminary data, the cause of poisoning could be contaminated drinking water.