Forecasters predict that this week in the eastern regions of Belarus, including the Gomel region come unprecedented heat — up to 37 degrees
Chairman of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee Alexander Jacobson ordered to develop urgent and drastic security measures to prevent a recurrence scenario that "we have seen in the central regions of Russia, where the fire burn out the entire village."
"We are in for a real challenge, and we need to make every effort to minimize its possible consequences," — said the operational meeting Chairman of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee Alexander Jacobson, BelTA has learned.
The head of the region gave the staff to prepare an order prohibiting access to the forest, to bring into full readiness to all units of rescue services, to organize permanent patrols to detect forest and peat bog fires.
Special control operation of the system will take enargazabespyachennya Gomel region. During high temperature in July is already recorded cases of arbitrary ignition transformer substations, leading to disruptions in the supply of electricity.
Emergency workers prepare a set of preventive measures to prevent emergencies that have strictly observe the institutions and organizations.