SIMFEROPOL/ AKMESDZHIT (QHA) -

As of September 5, the state of extreme fire emergency continues in the eastern regions of Crimea, according to the data provided by the Department of hydrometeorology and environmental monitoring of the peninsula, as cited by the so-called Crimean EMERCOM.

In this regard, the rescuers asked Crimean residents and guests to observe the necessary security measures.

“During this period, it is strictly prohibited to make a fire in the woods, to use grills and other appliances for cooking, to smoke, to throw burning matches or cigarette butts, to shake of pipes hot ashes, to shoot a gun or to use pyrotechnics,” informs the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

Moreover, the ministry's press service reminded that one cannot leave any material oiled or soaked with gasoline, kerosene, and other flammable substances in the forest, fuel operating internal combustion engines tanks, use the equipment with a defective engine power supply system, as well as smoke or use fire near the trucks being fueled, leave glade bottles or broken glass on sunlit in the forest and burn the grass in the fields.

Photo: Internet

QHA