The Emergencies Minister Vladimir Puchkov has laid flowers to Firefighters and Rescuers and To Emergencies Ministry’s Veterans Memorials today on the eve of the Fire Department Day.
The Chairman of the Central Council Of Veterans of the Emergencies Ministry Dmitry Mikhailik, heads of departments, veterans of fire department, cadets of departmental educational facilities, as well as Honor Orchestra of the Russian Emergencies Ministry took part in the event.
Vladimir Puchkov expressed the sincerest respect and gratitude to veterans for their courageous life and rich life experience.
Vladimir Puchkov warmly greeted cadets of the CivilDefenceAcademy and wished them success in learning.
The ceremony ended in marching of Guard of Honor under Emergencies Ministry’s Honor Orchestra performance. The Colour Company, the Guard Company of the Civil Defence Academy and cadets of the State Fire Department Academy of the Emergencies Ministry paid respects to firefighters, rescuers and veterans.