On July 31, Deputy Minister of EMERCOM of Russia Nikolay Grechushkin arrived at the Penza Region during a working trip to the Volga Federal District.
During the visit, he met with the Governor of the Penza Region, Ivan Belozertsev. The meeting discussed issues of development of units of the Russian Emergencies Ministry of the Penza Region, the purchase of new emergency and fire fighting equipment. Paying tribute to the memory of Nikolay Grechushkin laid flowers at the stand in memory of the employees who died in the line of duty.
The Deputy Minister also got acquainted with the pictures of the Penza Art School on on fire-related topics, dedicated to the 30th Anniversary of the Russian Emergencies Ministry. He noted the importance of popularizing the profession of firefighter and rescuer among the population.
Then Nikolay Grechushkin presented the next titles and awarded the distinguished employees with departmental awards of the EMERCOM of Russia. Further, a round table was held in the press center with the leadership of the EMERCOM Main Office for the Penza Region, where the working moments were discussed.
At the end of the working trip, a solemn presentation of fire fighting equipment to the personnel of the 1st fire and rescue unit of the 1st Fire and Rescue Unit of the Federal Fire Service of the EMERCOM Main Office took place.