In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation, at the residence of the Governor of the Chelyabinsk Region, an award ceremony was held. The awards were given to employees of the EMERCOM Main Office for the Chelyabinsk Region and the Search and Rescue Service of the Chelyabinsk Region who took part in eliminating the consequences of a house explosion in the city of Magnitogorsk in January 2019.
The most sincere words of gratitude from the regional governor and the head of the EMERCOM Main Office for the Chelyabinsk Region were addressed to the rescuers who were the first came to help and showed courage and dedication.
Alexey Teksler noted that the fruitful interaction between the regional administration and the Russian Emergencies Ministry continues on a daily basis and expressed the hope that joint projects will help avoid new tragedies.
More than 20 residents of South Urals were awarded with state awards, including medals of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, II degree and medals for the salvation of the dead.