The investigative Committee of Russia opened a criminal case against Deputy head of Rospotrebnadzor in the Irkutsk region Mikhail Loginova after mass departures the bath concentrate “Hawthorn”. Officials suspected of negligence. This is stated in the message published on the website of the UK.
“Concerning it criminal case under part 3 of article 293 of the criminal code. It is established that since may of this year in the regional Department of Rospotrebnadzor received repeated appeals of the illegal sale in the territory of Irkutsk region specified alcohol products and imposing a ban on the retail sale of bath concentrate “Hawthorn”, — stated in the message Department.
According to investigators, Luhnow did not take the necessary verification measures indicated in the treatment of citizens of the facts.
As a result of operative-investigative activities have been found in the warehouse of methanol, which was used for the preparation of products that caused mass poisoning. “Seized more than 10 tons of product and more than 6 tons made of car wiper. In addition, at the moment identified and blocked all channels of distribution “Hawthorn”. Produced with the use of methyl alcohol products seized by employees of IC Russia”, — stated in the SC.
According to the investigation, in Irkutsk recorded 122 cases of methanol poisoning. According to recent reports, 74 people were killed and 31 injured are in hospitals.
The number of detainees at the initiated earlier criminal case under part 3 of article 238 of the criminal code of Russian Federation — manufacture, storage, sale of goods and products that do not meet the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons made up of 19 people. Earlier it was reported about 11 detainees.