The number of victims of poisoning “Hawthorn” in Russia increased to 74

Число жертв отравления "Боярышником" в РФ возросло до 74

The number of victims of poisoning with alcohol-containing tincture “Baryshsky” in Irkutsk rose to 74. This was announced by the Ministry of health of the Irkutsk region, reports TASS.

“We have information about 74 deaths from poisoning in the period from December 17, the total number of those affected 122 people. In hospitals remains 31, a resident of Irkutsk”, — said the representative office.

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The Prosecutor General’s office took on special control the case of the poisoning of “Hawthorn”.

In fact PE initiated and investigated a criminal case under investigation detained 12 people.