Moscow authorities have denied the information about the poisoning of 87 children in the kindergarten

© Fotolia / Evgeniy KalinovskiyВрач checks the drip. Archival photoMoscow authorities have denied the information about the poisoning of 87 children in the kindergarten© Fotolia / Evgeniy Kalinovskiy

Information about the poisoning of 87 children in the Metropolitan kindergarten N492 does not correspond to reality, told RIA Novosti curator of the educational institutions of the southern administrative district of Moscow Anna Melnikova.

Earlier, Rospotrebnadzor reported that he epibrassinolide in kindergarten N492, where 20 children appeared symptoms of poisoning, established the etiology of the disease, transfer factor and source of infection are still unknown. In the Metropolitan Department of health confirmed that there were 20 cases of poisoning six children were hospitalized, five of them remain in hospitals.

«The information spread by the media, about the poisoning of 87 students pre-school group, not true. Five preschool groups quarantined from 19 to 26 February to carry out preventive measures,» she said.

According to Melnikova, the causes of the incident are scrutinised, however, to obtain the test results to draw conclusions about the nature of the incident before.

«Organized a sampling in all children, staff, pre-school groups and staff of the plant of baby food, and also taken swabs from all surfaces in the group rooms, common areas and in the food court. Also the analysis of the aims samples, the daily samples of food and drinking water,» she added.

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