In Nizhny Novgorod carried out an investigation after mass disease in school

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotoreceptori of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation. Archival photoIn Nizhny Novgorod carried out an investigation after mass disease in school© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

Preliminary examination is conducted on the fact of mass disease of children with an intestinal infection in the gymnasium No. 53 of Nizhny Novgorod, informs investigatory management SK the Russian Federation across the Nizhniy Novgorod region.

On Thursday, the gymnasium No. 53 was closed for quarantine after she got about 50 students who complained about the temperature, diarrhea and vomiting. The results of sanitary-and-epidemiologic studies have shown that the cause of the disease juvenile was norovirus, and the probable route of transmission – food.

«Currently, insurance investigators find out all the circumstances of the incident. According to the results of the preliminary investigation will be a procedural decision», — stated in the message of regional SUCK.

According to management of Rospotrebnadzora across the Nizhniy Novgorod region, which carries out sanitary-epidemiological investigation, the alleged source of infection was the carrier of norovirus infections among catering staff of the educational institution. In the canteen of the gymnasium revealed violations of sanitary rules: not complied with the conditions of storage of prepared food products, unsatisfactory provides production facilities and equipment violated the rules of washing of kitchen utensils, does not create conditions for personal hygiene for catering staff.