Patrushev commented on the situation with transport security in Siberia

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in fotosexogratis of the Russian security Council Nikolai Patrushev. Archival photoPatrushev commented on the situation with transport security in Siberia© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

The situation with transport security in the Siberian Federal district remains difficult, the identified deficiencies should be eliminated in the shortest possible time, said the Secretary of the Russian security Council Nikolai Patrushev on Wednesday in Novosibirsk at a meeting on security in the Siberian Federal district.

According to him, the problems with transport safety in Siberia according to the results of Prosecutor’s checks.

«Due to lack of funding for the transport infrastructure of the region (Khatanga sea port, Omsk airport, railway station Novosibirsk-main, Tomsk, Omsk, Krasnoyarsk and Barabinsk) for transport security was used uncertified equipment — cameras, x-ray television installation, introscope)», — said Patrushev.

Within the boundaries of the railway stations are missing checkpoints, which should be carried out the inspection of individuals and vehicles, cargoes, Luggage, added the security Council Secretary.

«I ask the owners of the aforementioned objects of the transport infrastructure in the shortest possible time to eliminate the revealed shortcomings, paying particular attention to questions of the organization of their physical and technical protection in accordance with statutory requirements,» — said Patrushev.

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