In the context of the fires in Zhytomyr region, local authorities are calculating the losses caused to local residents beforehand, and the Cabinet of Ministers will examine the question of compensation for these losses this week.
This was reported to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky during a meeting with members of the government and representatives of the police, reports his press service.
“This aid will have to be allocated from the reserve fund. If people have lost their homes, if they need building materials, they must see what they need and help. The state must support citizens in such a difficult period, ”said Zelensky.
The President was informed that, according to preliminary data, following the emergency, around 50 people were resettled. The estimated amount of damage is 25 million UAH. Many burned houses were empty.
There are no casualties among the population, said the head of state.
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Home Affairs Minister Arsen Avakov noted that fire safety violations were responsible for the massive spread of the fires. Changes to the legislation on fire safety measures will prevent similar situations in the future.
As reported by Ukrinform, on April 20, the State Emergency Service provided assistance to forestry workers from 4 forestry companies (SE Ovruchskoye LG, Ovruchskoye SLG, Slovechansky LG and Slovechansky forestry of the agro-industrial complex) extinguish individual sources of decomposition. grass, stump and wood flooring. 9 combustion stoves remain, of which 5 are localized, and work to limit their distribution continues to 4 stoves.
According to the president of the Zhytomyr regional state administration, Vitaliy Bunechko, following the spread of fires in the forests, 43 non-residential buildings and 38 residential buildings were destroyed and damaged, the villages Nizhnyaya Rudnya, Ostrov, Magdin and Lichman suffered the most damage.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru