The area of the fires in Buryatia per day increased by more than two times

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The area of forest fires in Buryatia per day increased from 180 to 430 hectares, according to Republican Agency of a forestry.

During the day, extinguished three fires on the area more than 40 hectares. Previously, the Agency reported that on Monday morning in the Republic there are nine fires on the area about 180 hectares.

«On the morning of 13 June in the Republic are fighting 16 forest fires on a total area of less than 430 hectares. Of these, five localized foci in bichurskiy, Zakamensk, Muya, Tarbagatai districts on an area of over 200 hectares. At the moment is their dosushivanie. 11 foci acts on the area of 230 hectares in the Barguzin, eravninskiy, kubanska, Muya, the Baikal, North Baikal, Tarbagatai, Zakamensky areas», — stated in the message.

To extinguish fire works 396 and 72 units of equipment.

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