NALCHIK, 15 Mar – RIA Novosti. The prosecutor's office of Kabardino-Balkaria is going to check the actions of gas workers as part of an organized check on the poisoning of six children with carbon monoxide in the suburbs of Nalchik, the regional supervisory agency reports.
Earlier it was reported that on Sunday in the village of Belaya Rechka in the suburb of Nalchik, six children aged from several months to seven years were poisoned with carbon monoxide. According to the regional Ministry of Health, three children aged five months, four and five years old are in intensive care, and three more children are in the gastroenterology department of the Republican Children's Clinical Hospital in Nalchik.
The regional SUSK reported that the start of a pre-investigation check, according to preliminary data, the cause of the poisoning could be a poorly assembled chimney.
“The prosecutor's office of the republic organized an inspection on the fact of poisoning by young residents of the village of Belaya Rechka with carbon monoxide … Following the results of the inspection, a legal assessment will be given to the actions of responsible officials in terms of the operation and safety of gas equipment, compliance with the requirements of fire safety legislation. response, “the message says.