Vorobyov has proposed tougher penalties for illegal dumps


RIA Novosti

The authorities of the Moscow region jointly with the Russian popular front (onf) think about the development of the draft law toughening the penalties for illegal dumping. With the corresponding initiative was made by the Governor of the Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov, reports TV channel “360” Wednesday, June 21.

“We may take pictures of illegal dumps, the heaps of garbage. And I am grateful to the onf, this work is carried out, — he said at a meeting with activists of the front. But without punishment, we’ll run around in aprons, gloves and clean”.

The Governor described the situation with illegal waste dumps in the suburbs is ugly. He stressed that the voluntary work is not enough: to punish the guilty.

June 15 residents of Balashikha in the direct line with President Vladimir Putin complained that the landfill on the landfill Kucinska almost came close to their homes.

The Governor immediately went to the scene. He stated that the landfill must be closed in 2021, but the government will take all efforts to speed up the process.

Earlier in June, the head of the Investigative Committee of Russia Alexander Bastrykin has instructed to conduct an audit on the fact of environmental pollution due to dumps of the Moscow region.