70 cadets of faculty of military preparation of National technical university "Kharkov Polytechnical Institute" are hospitalized on February 5-9 with the diagnosis sharp энтероколит.
The chief state health officer of the Ministry of Defence Valery Barkevich reported about it at a briefing.
Cadets were delivered in the military medical clinical center of the Southern region with nausea, belly-aches and the increased temperature.
According to Barkevich, the use of stale products from meat became a cause of illness of cadets.
He explained that from January 29 to January 30 in local military garrison the electricity therefore food deteriorated was disconnected.
Barkevich noted that food of cadets carries out Ivala limited liability company.
He added that the Ministry of Defence will resolve an issue of accountability of the management of this firm.
The doctor summed up that to health of cadets threatens nothing and the term of their treatment will make from 2-3 days to one week.
On January 30 the Ministry of Defence declared the termination of power supply of 72 objects of VS, from them 8 - strategically important.