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Oslo spends millions on cleaning up after beggars

Norway Today
02/06/2014
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Oslo will this year spend more than five million kroner on remediation after the Rom people.
Oslo will this year spend more than five million kroner on remediation after the Rom people . Oslo clean- general in Jan Hauger belives the scientists have  estimated  the number of foreign beggars  too low.
Oslo's " Rusken General » Jan Hauger says to the newspaper Dagbladet that he did not recognize the numbers from Nova scientist Ada Engebrigtsen . In the report " street life " , she estimates that there are between 500 and 1,000 foreign beggars in Oslo, and 700-1500 in Norway at any time .
- We find that there are more noe than a few years ago . They are much more mobile , and are all over the city , says Hauger to Dagbladet.
According to Hauger there  a is the battle for places in Oslo where the Rom people beggs, and they have little respect for the prohibition of accommodation in parks and green spaces.
- They have clothes and mattresses , and when they leave the place in the morning , and they are not cleaning up after themselves and unfortunately there is also much stool in the area, says Hauger .
" Rusken action " that Hauger is leading aims to keep Oslo cleaner, tidier and more pleasant .
- Last year we spent between three and five million , he says .
This year, the sum is according to Hauger " significantly higher " - he said without  specifying the sum more closely.
 
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today 
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