Sale of Palach and Fas-Double insecticides banned in Almaty
Almaty. December 24. KazTAG - Sale of Palach and Fas-Double insecticides has been prohibited in Almaty, said Aizat Moldagasimova, head of department for control of quality and safety of goods and services.
"I have signed a decree of the chief sanitary doctor of Almaty prohibiting sale of Palach, i.e. the type which was discovered in the flat and used by the people who died, Fas-Double was also discovered in this flat," said Moldagasimova to KazTAG.
She said all the sellers of these products will be informed about the ban.
As it was reported, Svetlana Balenko, 67, and her son Denis Balenko, 37, got poisoned in their flat. The woman had sprayed the insecticide on the window and on the balcony on November 30. Within two days they were taken to resuscitation unit. Despite doctors' efforts, both victims died.
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