The investigation in Belgorod will check the story about pririsoval protective mask

Departmental test began in investigatory management SK the Russian Federation across the Belgorod region after the media publications about the photo, where the investigator allegedly added protective mask, told RIA Novosti senior assistant head investigation Department of the RF IC in the region of Elena Kozyreva.

Information about painted the investigator protective mask appeared on Monday evening, triggering a response in the Federal mass media and Telegram channels. According to them, after meeting with workers at the substation ambulance, the head of Alekseevsky Interdistrict investigatory Department Alexander Sidenko was photographed with physicians. The photo then appeared in release management, as the media reported, the investigator in the photo drew the mask. Later photo with the "mask" from the release on the website of the office were removed.

"Check these data in the framework of the departmental inspection. Set (whether the employee is in the mask or it was drawn - ed.). We removed these photos in order to avoid later negative and check how things really are", - said the Agency interlocutor.

In the Belgorod region was 2988 cases of coronavirus infection. Recovered 1335 people have died 32.

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