Sochi authorities decided not to prohibit bathing in the night

On the beach in Sochi

That the authorities resort of Sochi have decided not to impose a ban on visiting the beaches at night, according to a statement on the website of the city administration. “The authorities take into account the fact that many residents will visit the beaches early in the morning or in the evening after work. And to deprive them of this opportunity would be wrong” — are in the press release words of the head of Sochi Anatoly Pakhomov.

He stressed that lovers of the night bathing should be aware that in the dark the medics and lifeguards on the beaches there. “Accordingly, they are responsible for their own safety and must comply with the requirements of the legislation”, — stated in the message.

July 10, Sochi city administration announced that all city beaches are moving on schedule from 08:00 to 20:00. At this time on the beaches of the mandatory duty doctors and rescuers. Because after 20:00, residents and guests of the resort, it was recommended to refrain from swimming in the sea. New restrictions on 70 municipal beaches.

On Monday, the Internet began collecting signatures demanding to cancel imposed by the authorities of the city limit of time visiting the beaches in Sochi. By 19:40 GMT the petition on the website collected 791 signature.