MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The area of active burning in the north-western part of the reserve is 2 hectares, in the north-eastern part – 110 hectares.
The fire from the territory of the reserve from the second hearth spread to the 1st quarter of the territory of Krasnoslobodsky territorial Purdoshansky district forestry (lands of the forest fund of the Republic of Mordovia), the fire area is 150 hectares.
Airmobile groups of six constituent entities of the Russian Federation are working on site: the Republics of Mordovia, Tatarstan, Udmurtia, Chuvashia, Ivanovo and Saratov regions, as well as fighters from the Leader Center for Special Risk Rescue Operations.
The total grouping of forces and means involved in extinguishing the fire is 599 people and 131 pieces of equipment, including aviation.
Representatives of the Russian Guard, the ministries of defense and forestry are taking part in the extinguishing together with the employees of the Russian Emergencies Ministry. Volunteers also take part in extinguishing the fire.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.