In Russia will forbid to sell alcohol to 21-year-old


RIA Novosti

In the state Duma suggested to forbid alcohol strength of more than 18 degrees to the citizens to 21 years. The corresponding bill published on the Parliament website.

In case of violation of the bill proposes to introduce penalties to 50 thousand roubles for citizens and up to 200 thousand rubles – for officials For legal entities can be fined up to half a million rubles.

The authors of the legislative initiative in the explanatory Memorandum noted that Russia is ranked 4th in the world for consumption of alcohol per capita, which is 15.1 litres per year.