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Czech republic  |  September 15, 2012 14:23:46

BBC NEWS: The death toll will continue to grow methanol, fears Minister Heger


PRAGUE (MEDIAFAX) - Despite a complete ban on the sale of hard alcohol poisoning deaths methanol will increase, estimated Health Minister Leos Heger (TOP 09) on Saturday in an interview with BBC NEWS server. By his estimate, will take partial restrictions on the distribution of spirits for several days.

The deadline of the extraordinary measures will be according to the Minister Heger influence of several factors. "It will be seen how it will continue onset of disease and death. Secondly, it also depends on how the police will continue to be very trying and it has some traces somewhere. It is possible that they are able to focus and uncover those channels clean. Third possibility, which we will act on the crisis staff, the legal possibility to define some sectors where the risk is less, "said Heger.

In his words can not be absolutely ruled out alcohol intoxication methanol nowhere, some zones are riskier "I think what's more luxurious restaurant, the risk is smaller. Finally, the spectrum of alcohol intoxicated with methanol, one of the cheaper variety. The whole scene is rather on the lower social level, "said the Minister of Health, with the seizures are still very diverse in different locations and types of counterfeit alcohol in large numbers.

"I am glad that we have regulation on the restriction of alcohol sales managed to expand very quickly," he concluded Heger.

Poisoned alcohol was prepared in the Czech Republic killed 19 people. Another stay in the hospital. In relation to the case arrested by the police in Zlin, Silesian and Olomouc region for 22 people, of which 13 accused.

Prohibition, whether partial or complete, is not in the Czechoslovak and Czech history news. Sale of liquor and wine was banned under communism at every election. Was maintained during the parliamentary elections in 1992, when it was allowed to sell only ten or less degree beer. The City of Prague declared prohibition also municipal elections in 1994.


Jan Soukup, soukupj@mediafax.cz

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