The number of the affected in the result of the mass poisoning at the summer camp in Donetsk region rose to 91 as the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection reported.
The issue is about the hospitalization of 76 children and 15 adults with a preliminary diagnosis “Acute Gastroenterocolitis”.
The complex sanitary and epidemiologic investigation of the outbreak continues. The samples of the food, water, swabs of the environmental objects; the staff was examined.
The submission for the opening of the criminal proceeding is filed to the police.
On July 18, the authority was informed of hospitalization of 84 people, 68 of them children; all of them suffered the symptoms of the diarrheal disease. All patients arrived from Yastrebok summer camp, located in Sosnivka, Donetsk region ('Yastrebok' is Russian for 'Little Hawk', - 112 International). Everyone complained of nausea, weakness and high body temperature.
Earlier, the mass poisoning of children took place in Slavutych, the private camp in Pereiaslav-Khmelnytskyi district. 12 children suffered. The administration of the camp dines that children got poisoned in their cafeteria. Issued by the coaches the spoiled yogurt caused poisoning of children, the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection claimed.