Nearly two thousand officials prosecuted after a fire in Kemerovo

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photobacteria shopping center Winter cherry after a fire in Kemerovo. Archival photoNearly two thousand officials prosecuted after a fire in Kemerovo© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

Nearly 2 thousand officials and 500 companies were brought to administrative responsibility during inspections of buildings with mass stay of people, initiated after a fire in a shopping centre, «Winter cherry», said the Director of the Department of supervision and preventive work of EMERCOM of Russia Rinat Enikeev.

«Brought to administrative responsibility 1.8 thousand officials and more than 500 legal entities,» — said on Monday Enikeev during a conference call.

Mass checks of shopping centres for fire safety began after the tragedy in Kemerovo. There’s a fire in the Mall «Winter cherry» on March 25, killing 64 people, including 41 children. The number of victims of this fire, one of the largest in Russia for 100 years.

Nearly two thousand officials prosecuted after a fire in Kemerovo© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotobanka in a shopping Mall in Kemerovo

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