Orthodox and Greek Catholics celebrate the Babtism of Jesus today. On this day, people massively go to the rivers and lakes to dive into the freezing water. More than 2.8 thousand lifeguard units and 541 emergency equipment guard public safety. This was reported in the press service of the State Security Service of Ukraine.
928 water rescue ports installed in the country.
President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman have already congratulated Ukrainians on this holiday.
Ukrainians actively share photos of how they celebrate the Baptism of Jesus from early morning of January 19.