Fires in Grass-Covered Areas

Fires in Grass-Covered Areas


As the Ministry of Emergency States informs, on 21-22 August the Crisis Management Center of MES received alarm signals on the fires in the different grass-covered sections in the republic. Particularly, 600 sq.m. near Building 10 of Qanaqer HPP in Yerevan, 4000 sq. m. near Culture House in Abovyan Town, Kotayq Region, 1 ha around the bridge on Abovyan-Yeghvard road, 250 sq. m. in the area of the town park in Charentsavan, 5000 sq. m of vegetation cover was burnt down in Ltchkadzor Village, Tavush Region, around 250 fruit trees were exposed to heat, around 150 sq. m near 'Mayisyan Kamurj' Restaurant Complex in Ijevan Town, around 500 sq. m. near House 7 in Nerqin Vachagan neighborhood in Kapan Town, Syunik Region,  19 ha of the wheat field near the cemetery in Hartashen Village, Goris Town and around 4 ha of grass cover, 7 ha of grass cover on Sisian-Noravan road.
All the fires have been isolated and extinguished by the firefighters.

14:24 August 22, 2017

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