Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

15 May 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 15.05.2018

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 400 man-caused fires, respond to 223 traffic accidents and 3 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 71 explosive devices, provide psychological aid on 13 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-                  Fires: in oil tanks at a factory in the city of Kazan, Tatarstan; in a mall in the town of Dzerzhinsky, Moscow Region..

Under control:

Restoration of gas supply in the settlement of Balasheika, Syzran District, Samara Region;

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