As of On November 6, there are no reasons to talk about an emergency situation in Kyiv and a possible evacuation of residents, everything is under control in the capital. This was reported by the press service of the KKCA with reference to the director of the Department of Municipal Security Roman Tkachuk.
«The civil protection system should be ready for various options, but this does not mean that we are preparing now carry out the evacuation. In order to respond correctly, we must have a plan for all possible cases. There are no reasons for talking about evacuation yet», — Tkachuk said.
He explained that the authorities of the capital are developing various plans, teaching people to react and be ready now in order to avoid chaos in the future.
According to Tkachuk, in every district of Kyiv, there have long been evacuation commissions in case of completely different emergencies – from floods to accidents at critical infrastructure facilities.
The representative of the Kyiv City State Administration stressed that now it is important to avoid panic and misinformation and urged the media « manipulate information». He added that the city's civil protection system is working in an enhanced mode, and all emergency services are always ready to respond to any emergency.
- Kyiv can be evacuated in the event of a complete power outage.