The head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov flew to Siberia, where it formed a complex wildfires. About TASS reported the press service of the Ministry.
According to the interlocutor of the Agency, the task force headed by the Minister will supervise measures to protect settlements from fires, the timely adoption of preventive measures in the field of fire safety, will assess the situation in the emergency area and will develop additional measures to stabilize the situation.
Operations group flew on the plane silt-76, equipped modulelevel aviation unit. As described in the MOE, it immediately connects to the suppression of wildfires.
Earlier, the Minister held an emergency meeting of the working group of governmental Commission on prevention and liquidation of emergency situations dedicated to fire safety in the Siberian Federal district.
A particularly acute situation with wildfires emerging in the Irkutsk region and Buryatia — there burned down about 100 houses. All over the Siberian Federal district introduced a state of emergency, increasing the group to extinguish fires. Puchkov instructed to take special control over forecast changes in weather conditions in the two regions, to increase viagraprice.
The fire that erupted on 28 April in the village of Bubnivka Irkutsk region, accompanied by a strong wind and destroyed most of the settlement burned down over 50 homes, a school and a kindergarten. Investigators opened a criminal case under article “Negligence”.