School of Buryatia 55 children fell ill with salmonellosis

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Unsanitary conditions in the dining room Elias school in Buryatia has led to an outbreak of salmonellosis in the end, 55 sick children, the dining room supervisor was fired and started her criminal case, according to the Prosecutor’s office of the Republic.

According to authorities, the Prosecutor’s office and Rospotrebnadzor revealed numerous violations during the inspection of sanitary-epidemiological legislation in the organization of school meals in Elias secondary school.

So, in the school cafeteria does not comply with the regime of washing dishes, food not passed the necessary processing and stored with violations. Kitchen, dining room and toilet was cleaned with a single inventory. It allowed three people without hygiene training, the report said the Prosecutor’s office.

«This has led to the growth of bacteria that cause salmonellosis, which was the cause of… diseases 55 students at the school. In order to eliminate violations of the law by the district Prosecutor’s office the acting head of the municipal formation «the Baikal area» made a representation. Upon review, the school Director brought to a disciplinary responsibility, the catering Manager fired» — the message reads.

According to the Supervisory authority, «against the former head of the dining room opened a criminal case under part 1 of article 236 of the criminal code (violation of sanitary-epidemiological rules which entailed by negligence mass disease of people)».