Today President Nursultan Nazarbayev received Minister of Emergency Situations Viktor Khrapunov.
The Minister reported to the President on the preparation course of the development program of the State system for eliminating and preventing emergency situations in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
“Both the Ministry for ES and the Government must apply maximal efforts in order to create such s system, which could reliably protect every citizen of the country and resolve all issues connected to possible natural and technological disasters in Kazakhstan’s territory. Today, we do our best to implement that. As the economy grows, the state is able to allocate more funds on ensuring safety for all kazakhstani people,” Viktor Khrapunov said at a press briefing.
The Minister also reported to the Head of State on the implementation course of the system protecting Astana against floods. After its completion, the capital will be reliably protected against such natural disasters.