New inspections are planned in the capital's metal receiving points
According to the official website of capital akimat, metal receivers are fined in the amount of about 8 million tenge.
According to Astana police Department, 176 thefts of non-ferrous and ferrous metal were registered in 11 months, 31 thefts were disclosed.
The sad popularity of this kind of theft, the police explains the easy availability of: steal the hatches on the unlit areas of the streets, the cable is at unguarded facilities and construction projects.
After the theft of hatches breaking apart, and the cable is burned, cut, and the scrap is sold in points of reception.
According to the police Department, currently 68 points are engaged in the reception of non-ferrous and ferrous metal in the capital, only a third of them have permits.
According to the press service of the police Department, according to the law, before starting to engage in activities for the collection, harvesting, storage, processing and sale of scrap and waste of non-ferrous and ferrous metals, the interested person must send a notification to the akimat about the beginning of the activity.
From the beginning, the officers of the criminal police together with local police service held nine quickly-preventive actions in points of reception of metal.
As a result of these raids, 234 citizens were brought to administrative responsibility. The total amount of fines was 7 871 565 tenge.
On 20 December, a working group of OCP and IPU staff was established. New inspections are planned at the reception points of ferrous and non-ferrous metal.
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