The CPS has identified more than 700 overpricing at hotels before 2018 world Cup

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in photobomber of the world Cup in 2018. Archival photoThe CPS has identified more than 700 overpricing at hotels before 2018 world Cup© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The CPS said on 704 cases of overpricing in hotels before the world Cup and 173 cases of lack of hotels certificates of classification, reported on the Agency’s website.

According to Rospotrebnadzor, 14 may tested more than 18.5 thousand accommodation facilities providing accommodation services in the cities-participants of the world championship.

«Overall, it was identified 704 cases of overpricing for hotel services (week revealed 55 cases) and 173 cases of lack of hotels certificates of classification», — stated in the message.

As noted by Rospotrebnadzor conducted 1 thousand 514 unscheduled inspections, instituted a total of 1 846 thousand Affairs about administrative offences, the court filed 190 lawsuits. The total amount of administrative fines imposed exceeded 8.7 million rubles.

The world Cup will be held in Russia from 14 June to 15 July. The matches will be held at 12 stadiums in 11 Russian cities: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-don, Sochi, Kazan, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Nizhny Novgorod and Yekaterinburg.

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