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MES and MIA jointly hold awareness-raising event on the theme " Fire safety while stocking cereals and industrial crops, as well as in the harvested areas in the summer season”

In order to further increase the effectiveness of preventive measures against fires in forests, arable and harvested grain fields, as well as to organize the mutual activity, the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the Ministry of Internal Affairs jointly held an awareness-raising event on the theme "Fire safety while stocking cereals and industrial crops, as well as in the harvested areas in the summer season” in Garana village of Barda district. The event was attended by representatives of relevant government agencies and farm owners of the Karabakh region.

Making a keynote speech, the Head of the MES Karabakh Regional Center, Colonel Mirali Feyziyev spoke about the purpose and importance of the event, noted the importance of general fire safety measures in the summer, observing fire safety rules while collecting, delivering, storing and processing cereals and industrial crops and establishing fire-fighting strips by plowing along roadsides and forests.

Deputy Head of the MES Main Department of Operations, Colonel Aghali Huseynov and Deputy Head of the State Fire Control Service, internal service Colonel Agshin Kazimov spoke about the importance of further expanding cooperation in the field of timely prevention of possible fires in in forests, arable and harvested grain fields. It was noted that the protection of forests from fires, along with the fields of cereals and industrial crops, is one of the main tasks not only of fire safety employees but also of all persons working in the agricultural sector, including farms.

The Acting Head of Department of Public Safety of Barda district Police Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Police Captain Natig Ismayilov stressed the urgency of the issue and noted that burning of harvested grain fields is prohibited and the owner of the grain field is responsible for it.

Afterwards, the views were exchanged on the topic and the questions of the participants were answered.

At the end of the event, the participants were visually demonstrated the mowing of the arable area by machinery and the creation of a plowing road safety zone between the harvested arable area and the forest.

 

 

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