MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The working visit of the Deputy Minister of EMERCOM of Russia Andrei Gurovich, who came to Volgograd as part of the fulfillment of the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, began with a working meeting with the heads of structural units in the regional rescue department, during which pressing issues on the effective functioning of the department in the region were discussed.
“We must clearly understand that citizens do not care where help comes from. Whether it will be a federal, regional or municipal service, a private rescue unit – in case of trouble, people are waiting for help and we, as the Ministry, which provides the entire legal framework, knowledge, skills, must organize everything in such a way that help is provided on time and on time. term for each person. Our main task is to preserve the life and health of our citizens, ”stressed Andrei Gurovich.
Andrey Gurovich expressed confidence that the divisions of the Main Directorate will continue to increase the level of security of the residents of the Volgograd Region, as well as efficiency in providing assistance to the population.
Since the beginning of the year, 6 thousand 874 fires have been registered in the region – for the same period last year 11 thousand 620, a decrease of 41%. 103 incidents were registered at water bodies (APPG – 102), a decrease of 5%.
At the end of the working meeting, Deputy Minister of EMERCOM of Russia Andrei Gurovich and Adviser to the Minister of the Russian Federation Lieutenant General Andrei Merzlikin presented the employees with departmental awards and regular special titles.
Another working meeting took place at the Volgograd Region Administration, where Andrei Gurovich and Andrei Merzlikin met with the head of the region, Andrei Bocharov. The leaders discussed the prospects for the further development of bilateral relations between the EMERCOM of Russia and the Volgograd Region, the development of the territorial subsystem of the Emergency Control Service, the protection of the population and territories from emergencies, as well as measures to ensure the safety of citizens.
The delegation of the central office of the EMERCOM of Russia could not leave Volgograd without visiting the main height of our country – Mamayev Kurgan. The guests of honor went up to the Motherland Calls monument, laid flowers at the eternal flame in the Hall of Military Glory and at the grave of Marshal of the Soviet Union, twice Hero of the Soviet Union Vasily Ivanovich Chuikov, and also visited the Memorial Military Cemetery on the western slope of the mound.
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