The fire in Chernobyl zone of alienation, which occurred August 9, already embraced 60 ha of the territory. 200 people, extinguishing equipment and aviation are involved in putting out these fires as quickly as possible.
State Emergency Service speaker Viktoria Ruban, said the drop in the number of wildfires over the last time can be attributed in part to the crews coming to fighting the fire. They remove the reeds and grass in the nearby areas. The situation is under control, but the fire is spreading rapidly.
The radiation dosimeters do not fix the increase in ionization radiation.