As is known, from September 27 conducting large-scale provocations, the Armenian armed forces cause destructions and fires, hitting Azerbaijani dense residential areas, including private and apartment buildings civilian facilities, households in the cities and villages, which are far away from battlefields, using heavy artillery installations and missiles, Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) told APA.
Overall, in this period, the forces of the Ministry of Emergency Situations have been mobilized to prevent fires in 21 private houses, 2 flats, 20 households, 2 trade, and 1 infrastructure facility, as well as 10 fires in places, like graveyard, reed, open area and the Aghgol National Park. It should be noted that in some cases quick intervention in fires by the firefighting brigades was not possible due to the intensive shelling by the adversary.
Besides, nine injured people and two corpses were removed from under the destructions of the houses ruined due to the missile strike of adversary and handed over relevantly.
Ministry of Emergency Situations carries out regular works for awareness-raising on rules of conduct in emergencies for the preparedness of population. Creation of appropriate behavioral habits is ensured through the awareness-raising events held in general education, vocational and higher education institutions, as well as medical, industrial, tourism and other facilities, as well as the works carried out via the mass media and social networks. Also, for the purposes of awareness-raising and preparedness of population on civil defense, courses and seminars are organized, complex civil defense trainings, awareness-raising events and others are conducted to ensure the safety of people living in residential areas in frontline zones.
Note that, the Ministry of Emergency Situations operates in an enhanced mode at the moment. Please, immediately call the “112” hotline of the Ministry in case of any emergency.