Vaccination of children in Chechnya overshadowed the rumors about the “porcine plasma”

In Chechnya in 2016 was launched a mass information campaign against vaccinating children, announced on Friday, March 3, head of the Federal medical-biological Agency (FMBA) Vladimir Uiba, quoted by “Interfax”.

Uiba said that the organizers of the campaign were sent to parents in the messengers of the message, which said that the creation of vaccination polio vaccine was used, the plasma of the pig. According to him, because “it was said of the Muslims that falls not even in the top ten, and 11”. The people of the Republic wrote that the injection of preventive medications can lead to infertility children.

“In the beginning all refused, no one came,” — said the head of the FMBA. The Agency had to seek the assistance of the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov. He instilled in his children, and it was shown in the newscasts on local television, which have facilitated the task of conducting vaccination experts. In the end, the representatives of the Agency in 2016, managed to vaccinate 17 million (70 percent) of children of the Republic.

In August 2016, the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova told TASS that the Agency is considering the possibility of introducing legal liability of parents for failure to vaccinate children. Popov cited the example of Australia, where it is punished in administrative procedure, and examples of other countries where an unvaccinated child under the law can not be accepted in the school team.