Governor of Nizhny Novgorod, Gleb Nikitin said that the gas, the smell of which complained of residents of Nizhny Novgorod, previously, was not poisonous, and in the hospital, nobody spoke.

"the healthcare System remains mobilized, but appeals in connection with the incident was not. According to preliminary data, nothing poisonous in the air was not" – quotes a press-service of the regional Governor.

Earlier, the authorities of the region reported that residents complained of a strong smell of gas, rescuers together with employees of management of Rospotrebnadzora have found the source of the smell and checked the air quality.

In a press-service of the head region reported that the regional authorities intend to address in Prosecutor’s office, to understand the causes of smell of gas. "If the incident was a man-made cause, then the perpetrators will be punished. Also plan to conduct an analysis of the situation with the management of all emergency services. It is obvious that notification of residents was not carried out properly. Going to make conclusions", – said the head of the region.