Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

12 October 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 12.10.2017

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 303 man-caused fires, respond to 329 traffic accidents, find and defuse 5 explosive devices, including 1 aerial bomb, provide psychological aid on 4 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          Fires: on the roof of an outhouse in the town of Barnaul; in an administration and storage building in the city of Novosibirsk; in a stairwell of a block of flats in the city of Yekaterinburg; on the roof of a non-operational building in the town of Sysert, Sverdlovsk Region;

-          Disruptions in cold water supply in the town of Syasstroi, Leningrad Region and in the town of Chaikovsky, Perm Territory;

-          A traffic accident involving two trucks and a car in Zainsk District, Tatarstan.

Under control:

Monitoring of air in Sverdlovsk and Chelyabinsk Regions;

Restoration of heat supply in the town of Nevyansk, Sverdlovsk Region;

Humanitarian assistance to the people in Cuba;

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires.

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