30 March 2011, Wednesday, 14:01

Bus drivers are checked for drugs in Bashkiria

author: Olga Murtazina

The operation “Bus’ is launched in Bashkiria from March 30 to April 6.The Republican drug and traffic policemen jointly with the narcology experts check the drivers of public transport whether they use drugs during their operating time.

“In 2010 they’ve checked 1082 drivers at 34 enterprises and uncovered 4 users of psychotropic substances. The narcology institutions have checked 27897 public transport drivers and 78 people in the state of drug addiction have been found out. More than a half of them used opiates”- the head of the Federal Drug Circulation Control Service PR-department Constantine Maximov reported to the news agency “Bashinform”.

themes: drugs