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Meeting under the presidential decree of the RF President in the SFO on the fire hazard situation in the region was held in Chita

On April 17 in Chita Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of Russia in the Siberian Federal District Nikolai Rogozhkin held a meeting on the current fire-dangerous situation in the Trans-Baikal Territory. Governor attended the meeting Trans-Baikal Territory Konstantin Ilkovsky, Deputy Prime Minister of the regional government Gennady Chupin, head of the Siberian regional center of the EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Svetelsky, representatives of the state forest service of the region and other departments, reports the press service of the government of the Trans-Baikal Territory.

The participants discussed the organization of the activities of regional executive bodies, local self-government, specialized services in the conditions of fire season 2015year, as well as the interaction of specialized agencies in the elimination of forest and steppe fires.

“On April 12, there were 5-9 fires on the territory of the region, while there was not a single forest fire in a 5-kilometer zone from settlements. On April 13, a number of fires were recorded near settlements. Currently, specialists from the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the State Forest Service of the region are investigating all cases of fires. According to preliminary data, the causes of fires in the residential sector were often agricultural burns and careless handling of fire, ”said Deputy Prime Minister Nikolai Rogozhkin.

Konstantin Ilkovsky stressed that the main task of all levels of government and relevant departments is to prevent the transition of forest and steppe fires. to human settlements, as well as provide all the necessary assistance to the victims.

“In total, 18 settlements in 12 districts of the region suffered from fires, 237 houses and 284 summer cottages were burnt down. At the moment, 958 people have applied for targeted assistance. All the funds necessary for compensation payments have already been transferred, people have begun to receive money. On April 14, special working groups began to work on the restoration of documents, the issuance of which now does not exceed a day. In addition, work is underway to clean up the areas covered by the fire - to prepare them for new housing construction", Said the head of the region.

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