The state Duma has approved in the first reading criminal penalties the penalty for violation of quarantine

the State Duma adopted in the first reading the draft on strengthening of criminal responsibility for violation of sanitary and epidemiological rules.

violation of the quarantine may result in a fine in the amount of 1 ml rubles, or deprivation of liberty for a term up to 3 years. If it led to the death of a man – man or go to jail for up to 5 years or he will receive a fine of up to 2 million rubles. If the fault of the offender killed two or more persons, he faces up to 7 years of imprisonment.