The head of Rospotrebnadzor, Anna Popova during a hospital visit in the capital of Dagestan, said that the situation with the mass poisoning of people associated with the infection of the water, reports RIA “Novosti”. According to her, the water from the first day installed high turbidity, the water was contaminated and insufficiently prokaryotae.
Popov noted that chemical water pollution was not. “Exclusively microbiological, viral and bacterial contamination of water,” – said the head of Department.
She said that over the past three days was hospitalized 303 people, of which 170 have already been discharged. To date, there is a decrease in the numbers seeking medical care, however, the CPS “does not weaken their efforts,” said Popov.
As previously reported, the majority of poisoned water, children. The affected doctors have identified a food infection and acute gastroenteritis. In the Ministry of health of Dagestan, assured that the condition of the people – light and medium severity.
Source of”Interfax” in the medical community told me that the main part of the poisoned live in the Kirovsky district of Makhachkala. In Dagestan to assist the Republican doctors were sent to specialists infectious disease specialists from Moscow and St. Petersburg.
The investigative Committee in Dagestan on the eve of the declared 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.