More than 390,000 people, including employees of the Emergencies Ministry and other services, included into the Single State Disaster Management System, are going to provide safety and security during the New Year festivities.
Additional measures to prevent fires, accidents at communal services and power plants are taken for the duration of New Year and Christmas festivities. Festive venues and other crowded areas are taken under special control.
More than 389,000 people and almost 62,000 units of equipment of the SSDMS, including more than 93,000 people and more than 12,000 units of equipment, provided by the Emergencies Ministry are providing safety and security of festivities.
Russian Emergencies Ministry’s responding divisions are set to high alert from 25 December 2017 to 10 January 2018.