Main Directorate for Fire Safety once again appeals to the population to be careful in operating with fire, as well as gas and electric appliances, according to the website of the Interior Ministry.
Over the past week, 282 fires have been registered in the country. As a result, six people received injuries of varying severity, and 9 people died from the effects of fire.
Operational activities of fire units saved constructions worth more than 863 million soums and inventory worth about 907 million soums.
Due to the short circuit in the wiring, there was a fire in the house of citizen H.Akromov residing in Syrdaryo District of Syrdaryo Region. Fire destroyed building construction and household goods on an area of 80 square meters. There was a fire in the house of a citizen M.Rihsiev living in Bostanlik District of Tashkent Region. Fire destroyed building construction and household goods on an area of 90 square meters.
There was an accident in the house of a citizen B.Umarov, living in Pakhtaobod District of Andijan Region. A daughter of the owner, going to the kitchen, decided to turn on the light, but this time there was an outbreak of accumulated gas in the kitchen. As a result, the flash gas burned building construction and household goods on an area of 40 square meters. The daughter of the house owner K. Manzurova received burns of the body and was hospitalized.
These fires occurred due to carelessness of citizens. To avoid this, do not forget to comply with fire safety regulations.