The problem of pharmaceutical drug abuse in Surgut is becoming more acute. To this conclusion came the representatives of the city public organization “people’s patrol”.
Raids of community members to pharmacies of the city revealed an increase in the number of violations related to the sale in pharmacies of drugs without a prescription. As reported in the organization, there were 34 duty 7 test purchases identified 9 pharmacies black, 3аптеки was viewed by staff (medications taken).
Representatives of the organization have repeatedly stated about threats and provocations in the address. So, activist Oleg Izbash published on the Internet his video appeal to the head of Surgut Alexander Erohov police with a request to take personal control of the investigation into the arson of the car belonging to one of the members of the organization.
“If you imagine for a moment that the fire started because of our activities, it makes me scared, – he addresses to the chief of police of the city. In modern conditions of Russia, for the present Surgut is impermissible to say that there is some organized crime groups, which keeps pharmacies that illegally sell prescription drugs without a prescription. And if someone crosses the road, they can easily set fire to the car, and the car is quite expensive, there about a million damage”.
We will remind, earlier deputies of the city Duma took the initiative to toughen punishment for the staff of the pharmacies for the free sale of medicines is subject to mandatory registration. The main argument in favor of increasing the punishment is that “fines for such violations are minor and are not afraid of the heads of pharmacies and pharmacists” who break the law.