He will hold a briefing session in Yakutsk, and fly over flooded areas
Minister of the Russian Federation for Civil Defense, Emergencies and Elimination of Consequences of Natural Disasters Vladimir Puchkov arrived in Yakutsk today.
He is scheduled to fly to Amga district together with the head of the republic Egor Borisov, representatives of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and other officials. In addition to the flight around in the ulus, a briefing on the flood situation will be held. According to the source, upon returning to the capital of the republic Puchkov will visit the fire department in 202 microdistrict of Yakutsk. He will also hold a briefing in the government house. Only after these events the Minister is scheduled a return flight.
It should be noted that the flood situation in the republic is still tense. In Churapcha and Ust-Maya flooded are residential buildings and courtyards. Work is underway to eliminate the consequences of flooding in the Amga ulus.