In the Chernobyl area have detained 20 people gathering berries

В Чернобыльской зоне задержали 20 сборщиков ягод

Police detained the collector of berries

Police detained 20 residents of Rivne region.

During carrying out quickly-preventive working off of the exclusion zone and zone (unconditional) mandatory evacuation, police found 20 citizens of Rivne region. This reports the press service of the police region.

“A group of people found in a wooded area, in the area of the evacuated town. Wilcza of the Polesia district. Residents of Rivne region illegally entered the territory of the Chernobyl zone to gather berries. But not yet – in this they were prevented by the police,” – said in the message.

Concerning offenders administrative reports according to article 46-1 (violation of the requirements of the regime of radiation safety in areas affected by radioactive contamination) of the Code of Ukraine on administrative offences. Violators face a penalty of a fine of 20 to 30 non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that in Chernobyl for six months visited 144 illegal.