Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

25 April 2018 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control


As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 25.04.2018

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 312 man-caused fires, respond to 187 traffic accidents and 1 accident on waterways, find and defuse 41 explosive devices, including 1 aerial bomb, provide psychological aid on 2 occasions.

Steps were taken to rescue six fishermen in the Krasnoyarsk Reservoir near the settlement of Znamenka, Bograd District, Khakassia;

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          A fire in two workshops of a sawmill in the town of Irkutsk;

-          Traffic accidents involving 4 trucks in Syzran District, Samara Region; involving two minibuses in the city of Sochi, Krasnodar Territory; involving a truck and a two cars in Ryszansky District, Moscow;

-          A power outage in Nanaisky District, Khabarovsk Territory.

Under control:

Medical evacuation of a baby from Rostov-on-Don to Saint Petersburg;

Spring floods in Russia;

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires;

Monitoring of air in the city of Moscow and Moscow Region.

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