In the Nenets district has drafted a law on prevention of alcoholism

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotoreceptor the Department of alcoholic beverages. Archival photoIn the Nenets district has drafted a law on prevention of alcoholism© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The authorities of the Nenets Autonomous district has developed a number of measures, including prepared a draft law on prevention of alcoholism, imposed a ban on the sale of alcohol on holidays and in the period renewble campaign to reduce consumption of alcohol, told RIA Novosti press-service of the district administration.

Monday on the website of the organization «Sober Russia» has published «the rating of the sobriety of the regions», where the Nenets Autonomous district is one of the last positions.

«To reduce alcohol consumption in the Nenets Autonomous district developed a draft law on the prevention of alcohol, drug and substance abuse. Under the law it is planned to strengthen work on promotion of healthy lifestyle, the diagnosis and identification of children «at risk» in schools», — reported in the NAO and added that the region has already taken a number of measures in order to influence the situation.

In particular, a ban on the sale of alcohol during the holidays: children’s Day, the 1st of September and the Day of youth. «Also, a ban in the period of the slaughter campaign in the reindeer herding brigades on the initiative of the heads of municipalities. The following year, with the support of the public, it is planned to prohibit the sale on the days of graduation exams in schools», — explained in administration.

In addition, individual entrepreneurs engaged in sale of liquor, composed of 11 protocols on the sale of alcohol at a price below the limit set by the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation, as well as were seized, the license to leave alcoholic beverages at a nightclub.

To prevent hazards doctors and teachers this year spent more than 500 cultural events for children and youth, build a Youth center and sports complex with swimming pool.

According to the doctor-psychiatrist of the psychiatric Department of the Nenets district hospital Anatoly Gorelik, a negative situation with alcoholism is influenced by climatic features of the region.

«Lack of oxygen, lack of sun leads to depression. This is one reason that may lead to alcohol abuse. Also, the overall picture is influenced by the physiological feature of the enzyme system of the indigenous nomadic population,» — said the doctor.