Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

07 June 07:46

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 07.06.2018

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 291 man-caused fires, respond to 229 traffic accidents and 4 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 48 explosive devices, provide psychological support on 4 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          Fires: in a house in the city of Moscow; in a storehouse in the town of Stupino, Moscow Region; ignition of dry grass in Engels District, Saratov Region;

-          A disruption in gas supply in Akhty District, Dagestan and a power outage in Chuvashia.

Under control:

Ensuring safety during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia;

Spring floods in Russia;

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires.

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