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Askar Mamin held a meeting of the Security Commission during the Universiade-2017

by January 23, 2017 Key Issues

During his working trip to Almaty, A. Mamin visited the Universiade venues: “Halyk arena” ice arena, “Sunkar” International Ski Jump Complex, Athletic Village and “Almaty arena” Ice Palace.

During the meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission of heads of state bodies responsible for security, we reported on the implementation of the Action Plan for security and law and order during the Universiade from 29 January to 8 February.

The activities to strengthen security measures at the Universiade facilities in Almaty were discussed. In particular, a set of measures were for the registration of the Universiade guests were worked out; crews to accompany the participants and guests of the Universiade were formed; positions of road safety were strengthened, ad hoc groups who will be around the clock on all the Universiade facilities were set up. In total, the events will involve about 7,000 law enforcement officers.

Mayor of Almaty B. Baibek and mayor of Almaty region A. Batalov reported on the ongoing work associated with the preparation and holding of the Universiade.

Summing up the meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission, First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan A. Mamin emphasized that ensuring the safety of participants and guests of the Universiade, as well as the conduct of all sporting events at the highest organizational level is a top priority.

Source: Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan