In Irkutsk before the new year, canceled the state of emergency, introduced after the mass poisoning of “Hawthorn”

В Иркутске перед новым годом отменили режим ЧС, введенный после массового отравления "Боярышником"

In Irkutsk (Russia) has canceled the state of emergency imposed over mass poisoning “Hawthorn”. About it reported in a press-service of the mayor of the Russian city, reports “RIA Novosti”.

It is reported that the emergency mode is cancelled by order of the mayor of the city.

“In Irkutsk from December 31, canceled the state of emergency associated with the mass poisoning of the citizens of surrogate alcohol products”, — stated in the message.

It is also noted that a new poisoning cases in the city over the last few days was not fixed.

Recall that from poisoning with methyl alcohol in the tincture cosmetic “Hawthorn” in the region 123 people were injured, 76 people died. Emergency mode was introduced on December 19. Investigative Committee is investigating the facts of a poisoning criminal case, has already arrested more than ten people. They are charged under article 238 of the criminal code “production, storage, sale of produce not satisfying the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons”.

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