Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

28 April 09:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control


As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 28.04.2018

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 320 man-caused fires, respond to 205 traffic accidents and 3 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 93 explosive devices, including 9 aerial bombs, provide psychological aid on 14 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          A fire in a single-floor brick building of a service center in the city of Saint Petersburg;

-          A gas explosion in a flat on the tenth floor of a 10-floor building in the town of Samara;

-          A traffic accident in the town of Sarapul, Udmurtia;

-          Disruptions in cold water supply in Vsevlozhsk District, Leningrad Region, in heat supply and in hot water supply in the town of Tula.

Under control:

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