To 38 increase in the number of deaths from drinking low-quality alcohol on Ukraine, informs the state foods and consumer service, it is possible that this number could still rise.
"Only from 21 to 30 September was 77 cases of poisoning, 38 of them ended in death ", where the Ministry said. Several people, According to the head of the service Volodymyr Lapa, lost his sight due to the action of methanol. Remember an outbreak of poisoning surrogate alcohol in the last days was fixed immediately in 4 regions of Ukraine ? Kharkiv, Donetsk, Luhansk and Mykolaiv. Employees of the Ukrainian interior Ministry found an underground workshop, which produced a surrogate alcohol. Four suspects, and among them 27-the summer organizer of an underground "business" from Kharkov caught. Malefactors spread the alcohol, and made him alcoholic beverages. The surrogate under the logos of famous names fell then to the stores. Have detained the organizer found four tons of alcohol-containing liquid. Now ongoing checks of objects of trade in order to withdrawal from circulation of dangerous alcoholic beverages, said the police.