The Kremlin did not comment on the idea of prohibition of scenes of drinking alcohol on TV


RIA Novosti

The Kremlin has not commented on the idea to prohibit the showing of scenes with drinking alcohol on TV, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov on Wednesday.

On Wednesday, the centre for national alcohol policy development suggested that the government of the Russian Federation the bill, forbidding demonstration of alcohol consumption on television in the period from 6 to 23 hours. In Russia currently already banned alcohol advertising on the Internet and on television.

“No,” said Sands, answering the question of journalists about how the Kremlin could comment on the initiative.