Due to the joint actions of Roszdravnadzor, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia and the FSB of Russia in the territory of the Russian Federation, the sale of unregistered ventilation devices was stopped

On April 24, the Territorial Authority of Roszdravnadzor in Moscow and the Moscow Region, together with the FSB Directorate for the Western Military District and the UEBiPK of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Moscow Region, prevented the illegal sale of unregistered Russian-made artificial ventilation devices.

The territorial authority instituted a case of an administrative offense under Art. 6.28 Administrative Code of the Russian Federation. As part of an administrative investigation, Roszdravnadzor’s specialists, together with the FSB and the Ministry of Internal Affairs, went to the warehouse where the equipment was stored and seized 286 ventilation devices packed in wooden boxes. The seized equipment will be sent for examination, during which all the necessary tests of the devices for their quality, efficiency and safety will be carried out.

As a result of the joint field event, eight members of the criminal group involved in the sale of these medical devices were detained. The estimated amount of sales of mechanical ventilation amounted to about 70 million rubles.

A criminal case under art. 159 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Fraud”.

Also, during the course of searches in the Kostroma and Sverdlovsk regions, about 1.5 thousand mechanical ventilation devices were arrested.