Director of the camp near Chelyabinsk, where children became ill with meningitis, was fined

© RIA Novosti / barbarian Gertaera in photobacteria. Archival photoDirector of the camp near Chelyabinsk, where children became ill with meningitis, was fined© RIA Novosti / barbarian Gertaera the image Bank

The Director of the camp «Olympian» in Sosnovsky district of Chelyabinsk region fined for violation of sanitary requirements to conditions of rest of children in the camp, earlier in camp, four children fell ill with serous meningitis, said on Friday the press center of the Prosecutor of the region.

As reported by the MHC region in July in a hospital in Chelyabinsk from children’s camp «Olimpiets» Sosnovsky district of the two groups of hospitalized nine children. The four of them diagnosed with serous meningitis of enterovirus etiology, have five children, the meningitis was not detected.

According to the Prosecutor’s office, the audit, prosecutors obtained reliable data on the epidemiological investigation, they suggest that the infection of the camp were brought there from the outside and spread of airborne and contact-household path due to violations of sanitary norms and rules of personal hygiene.

«Rospotrebnadzor for the violation of sanitary-epidemiological requirements to conditions of rest and improvement of children to administrative responsibility in the form of fines attracted by the Deputy Director of the camp», — stated in the message.

As explained to RIA Novosti in the management of Rospotrebnadzor in the region, the size of the fine amounted to 3 thousand rubles.

The Prosecutor’s office adds that in the present condition of affected children is estimated as satisfactory, they are discharged from the medical institution for the outpatient monitoring by place of residence.