The Verkhovna Rada tightened liable for any damages objects utilities. Yesterday, a law was passed, which supplemented the Penal Code a new article. The author of the law - the Prime Minister Mykola Azarov - explains that the recent increase in injuries and deaths of citizens related to intentional injury by others object utilities.
The new law should be the answer to those who steal manhole covers, which is why people fall through the sewer manholes; damaging the ventilation system and gazodymohodov in residential apartment blocks, steals fire hydrants, damages switchboard and elevator equipment, stores, homes explosives, gas cylinders, willfully performs redevelopment of apartments, which is why premature collapse of the building.
The same actions committed repeatedly or dangerous way, shall be punished by imprisonment from 3 to 8 years. If the damage occurred in a large scale (17,000 hryvnia), the death of a person or other grave consequences, the perpetrator faces imprisonment for a term of 5 to 12 years.