Ukrainian govt to allocate $1,6 million to deal with consequences of fires in Zhytomyr region

Source : 112 Ukraine

The corresponding decision was made at the session of the government
15:59, 6 May 2020

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
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Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine will allocate 285,424 dollars to the State Emergency Service of Ukraine and 1,39 million dollars to the State Forest Resources Agency for the implementation of emergency response measures related to fires in the Zhytomyr region. It was reported by Interfax-Ukraine.

The corresponding decision was made at the session of the government that took place today, on April 6.

Another 1396 dollars have been provided to State Forest Resources Agency of Ukraine.

Related: Short stories of animals that suffered during Ukrainian wildfires

As we reported earlier, the units of the State Emergency Service still assist forestry workers in extinguishing individual nests of smoldering forest litter, hemp and wood.

Fires in forests in the territory of Luhinsky and Olevsky districts were localized. On May 4, rescuers liquidated the ignition of forest litter in three settlements of the Ovruch district.

In total, 114 people and 28 units of equipment have been involved in extinguishing fires in the Zhytomyr region: 56 people and 21 units of equipment were provided by the State Emergency Service.

Related: Firefighters continue extinguishing smoldering peatland in Chornobyl zone

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