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In the Nizhniy Novgorod region on the account consist 8,5 thousand narcodependent

the Governor of the Nizhniy Novgorod region Valery Shantsev has confirmed the regional target program (OTSP) Complex measures of counteraction to abusing drugs and their illegal circulation on 2013 - 2015.

- the program is confirmed with a view of perfection of uniform system of preventive maintenance of not medical consumption of drugs by various categories of the population, stage-by-stage reduction of distribution of a narcotism and the negative social consequences connected with it, -   informs a press - service of the governor and the government of the Nizhniy Novgorod region.

total amount of financing of the program of 22,967 million roubles.

  program problems – creation and realisation of a series of measures on suppression of illegal spread of drug addiction and them prekursorov in territory of the Nizhniy Novgorod region; Maintenance of reliable state control over legal drug trafficking and them prekursorov; development of regional system of preventive maintenance of not medical consumption of drugs with a priority of actions of primary preventive maintenance; carrying out of a competent information policy in mass media; development of system of preparation of experts in the field of narcotism preventive maintenance; increase of efficiency of rendering of the narcological help to the population.

  for January, 1st, 2012 sredne - the regional indicator of prevalence of a narcotism on 100 thousand population in the Nizhniy Novgorod region in 2011 has made 177,6. It above a region indicator in 2010, but is considerable below an average index in 2010 across Russia – 247,3.

On dispansernom the account and preventive supervision in narcological service as of January, 1st 2012, 8,456 thousand the persons supposing not medical use of drugs consists of them with the diagnosis Syndrome of dependence on narcotics ( a narcotism ) – 5,886 thousand persons; across Nizhni Novgorod – 4,191 thousand.    

  as has noted V.Shantsev, summing up the past year,   the narcosituation which has developed in region, it is possible to characterise, as stable.

- but occasions to calmness should not be. It is necessary to pay attention that on some indicators following the results of 2011 in a number of municipal areas and city districts of the Nizhniy Novgorod region a situation unsuccessful. Approximately on 4 - 5 % both in areas, and in Nizhni Novgorod, accordingly, have grown number of people which are among narcodependent, and such diagnosis, unfortunately, is put also by the minor, - the governor has underlined. -   it is a disturbing signal for each of us, and regular work at all levels is necessary to stop threat of degradation of the population.

Owing to dynamical change of a narcosituation, necessity of constant perfection of forms and methods of counteraction of spread of drug addiction the program is calculated for three years and carried out in one stage. The beginning of action of the program on January, 1st, 2013.