Hundreds of activists have decided to help the authorities in fighting fires in the Moscow region

More than a thousand people involved in the prevention of fires in the suburbs. It is reported Agency city news “Moscow” with reference to the press service of the Deputy Chairman of Moscow region government Dmitry Pestov on Friday, may 26.

“To ensure safety during the fire-dangerous period in Moscow region formed a joint grouping of forces and means of rescue units to more than 92 thousand people, about 10 thousand units of special equipment. It is not only a professional fire and rescue teams, but the specialists of forest management, units of the interior Ministry of Russia, enterprises and essential services, the volunteers and the volunteers,” said Pestov.

According to him, the volunteers actively conduct explanatory work with population on prevention of forest fires, in particular, to tell the population where it is impossible to build fires. In addition, fire-rescue units patrolling the forest area.

On 24 may, the Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov flew by helicopter fire stations in the East region, followed by a meeting with the heads of departments of the Ministry of emergency situations and forestry.

May 3, EMERCOM of Russia has introduced a special fire-prevention mode in 51 regions of Russia.