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Crisis Management National Center of the RS of the MES summarizes previous week: there were 526 cases in total, 271 of which were emergent and 13 deaths

12:14 / 31.08.2020

On August 17-23, in total 526 cases were registered in the Crisis Management National Center of the Rescue Service of the MES of RA, 271 of which were emergent, including 182 fire cases, two collapse, two rock-fall, one explosion, one strong wind, one drowning cases, one search and rescue operation, 12 suicide attempts, 27 snake detection cases, 58 road traffic accidents, as well as 137 household calls: there were 89 casualties, 12 citizens were rescued as a result of the operative rescue activities. 13 cases of death were registered during last week.

Six cases of poisoning were registered as well.

Seven cases of the blockage of transport means were registered connected with weather conditions and other factors. The rescuers rendered support to 20 citizens and removed nine means of transport blocked on the roadways to safe areas.

The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Armenia urges to be as vigilant as possible and preserve elementary safety rules both in everyday life and on roads.

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