Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

10 May 2017 08:14

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control


As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 10.05.2017

Over the past 24 hours the National Crisis Management Center of the Russian Emergencies Ministry organized work to ensure functioning of control bodies, managing their forces and facilities as part of crisis management system on all the levels of the Single State Disaster Management System.

Work was organized to put out 363 man-caused fires, respond to 217 traffic accidents and 3 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 63 explosive objects, including 1 aerial bomb, provide psychological aid on 3 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          Explosions: of a water heating boiler in a house in Askiz District, Khakassia; a gas explosion in a detached house in the town of Nazran, Ingushetia;

-          Power outages: in two districts in Dagestan and in Toropets District, Tver Region;

-          Fires: in a non-residential building and three summer cottages in Sandovo District, Tver Region; in a ventilation shaft at a psychoneurologic hospital in the t own of Lesosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk Territory.

Under control:

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires;

Spring flooding in the Russian Federation.

The information has been provided by the National Crisis Management Center of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry