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On March 22, a weekly conference call was held under the leadership of the Deputy Minister of EMERCOM of Russia Viktor Yatsutsenko. In his report, he noted that according to the results of the analysis of the forecast of the passage of spring floods, settlements were identified that fall into the zone of possible flooding.

The work of interdepartmental operational groups with the use of unmanned aerial systems has been organized in hazardous areas. Continuous monitoring of flood and ice conditions is carried out using unmanned aerial systems. Simulation of the development of the situation is carried out, information is promptly brought to the control bodies. Preventive measures are being taken. To date, in two constituent entities of the Central Federal District, three low-water bridges and one section of the road remain flooded. Transport links are not disturbed.

Within the framework of the meeting, the territorial bodies were instructed to ensure the attraction of forces and means to protect the population and territories from emergencies during a flood and fire season.

Over the past week, more than 4.8 thousand fires were registered, of which more than 290 were liquidated with the participation of volunteer firefighters. The situation with natural fires is under control, space monitoring is continuously being carried out. More than 700 thermal points were identified, of which 600 were confirmed as vegetation burns.

The reporting period was characterized by the occurrence of dangerous and unfavorable meteorological phenomena on the territory of 35 subjects. The operational duty shifts have developed and brought to the control bodies more than 1.3 thousand models of the development of the situation. In five regions, traffic restrictions were introduced on the most dangerous sections of the routes.

Fire and rescue divisions in response to more than 1.2 thousand road accidents saved more than 900 people. 207 people were rescued by search and rescue and rescue military units. 152 groups with a total number of over 1.6 thousand people are registered on tourist routes. Avalanche danger persists in 14 regions.

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