In the new year festivities took part 6.5 million people

In the Christmas mass celebrations in Russia was attended by nearly 6.5 million people, according to the interior Ministry. As explained by the official representative of the Ministry Irina Wolf, in the country in the night from December 31 to January 1 was organized more than 10.5 thousand of festive events. Order at festivities provided 67,4 thousands of police, helping them to resguardar and employees of private security organizations.

the assurance of a Wolf, any offenses during the celebrations are not fixed.

on the first day of the new year, police will continue to serve on the holiday concerts and in places of mass festivities.