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Prime Minister B. Sagintayev instructs to ensure preparedness for the fire period

by May 30, 2017 Health

During the Government meeting, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed to take measures to prevent and prepare for the elimination of forest and steppe fires.

Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed the Ministries of Agriculture, Investments and Development, together with Akimats of the regions, Astana, and Almaty to take necessary measures and equip the environmental and forestry institutions of the country with fire-fighting equipment.

B. Sagintayev instructed to consider the creation of voluntary firefighting units and posts in the regions that are most at risk. In addition, it is necessary to conduct outreach work to ensure compliance with fire-safety rules.

Prime Minister B. Sagintayev instructed all concerned state bodies and Akimats to implement the Action plan developed by the MIA and ensure fire safety of children’s summer camps, sanatoriums and leisure zones.

Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan