“More than 110,000 violations of the law have been revealed, 31,000 submissions have been made.

49 thousand (people. -

RT

) were

brought to administrative responsibility

, ”Interfax quotes him.

It is noted that most of the violations were related to medical and sanitary and material support.

In addition, facts of the use of torture in places of detention were revealed.

In December, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that 17 criminal cases were opened in Russia for torture in penitentiary institutions, and dozens of employees of the Federal Penitentiary Service were fired.

Also, a draft law was submitted to the State Duma to toughen punishment for government officials for the use of torture.

The United Russia faction previously supported tougher penalties for torture organized by government officials.

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