President transferred his one-day earnings to the aid fund for victims in Arys
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The President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, has transferred his one-day earnings to the aid fund for victims in Arys, Kazpravda.kz reports.
“The emergency in Arys united all Kazakhstanis. Head of State Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev transferred his one-day earnings to the aid fund to help the injured. Employees of the Presidential Administration supported the Head of State’s initiative,” Berik Kurmangali, the press-secretary of the President of Kazakhstan wrote in Facebook.
It should be noted that employees of the Accounts Committee for control over execution of the republican budget of the Republic of Kazakhstan, educational organizations, including the "Autonomous Educational Organization "Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools", the Lyceum "Bіlіm Innovations", West Kazakhstan State University named after M. Utemisov, O. Baikonurov Zhezkazgan University, Kazakh National Women's Pedagogical University, Silkway International University, Kh.Zhubanov Aktobe Region State University, Karaganda State Industrial University, L.N.Gumilyov ENU, S.Ualihanov Kokshetau State University, M.H. Dulati Taraz State University, S.Toraigyrov Pavlodar State Pedagogical University, North-Kazakhstan State University named after M. Kozybayev, East Kazakhstan University named after S. Amanzholov, Rudny Industrial Institute, Arkalyk State Pedagogical Institute named after Y. Altynsarin, A.Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University, Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory, A. Baitursynov Kostanay State University, Satbayev University and research institutes at the University, Taraz University of Innovation and Humanities, Karaganda State Technical University, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, University "Syrdariya", Kostanay Engineering and Economic University named after M. Dulatov, Kazakh National Agrarian University, Almaty Management University (AlmaU), Abay Kazakh National Pedagogical University, Karaganda State University named after Academician E.A.Buketov and thestaff of RK MES transferred their one-day earnings to the aid fund.
Employees of the Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, police officers from all regions of the republic, civil servants from the Atyrau region, deputies of the Majilis and the Senate of the Parliament of Kazakhstan, the National Olympic Committee of Kazakhstan, the Confederation of martial arts and strength sports, and national sports federations will also transfer their one-day earnings.
Recall that June 24, at 09.20 the fire service received a message about the fire at the warehouse of military unit No. 44856 in Arys. Under the leadership of the oblast governor Umirzak Shukeyev, a task force was created, which conducts relevant work in the town.
The President instructed the ministers of defense, internal affairs and the Turkestan region governor to urgently take measures to eliminate the consequences of the explosions, as well as to ensure the safety of residents and find out the causes of the incident.
In the Emergency Situations Department of the Turkestan region, they noted that fire and evacuation work was being carried out.
Information on the victims has been established.
Kazakhstan Defense Ministry made an official statement regarding an explosion at a warehouse of a military unit in Arys, Turkestan region.
Police ensure safety and order in the town. The evacuated people are placed in several points in Shymkent.
The President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, flew to Arys to study the situation after the emergency.
Later, Turkestan region governor Umirzak Shukeyev and Defense Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurlan Yermekbayev spoke in detail about the operational situation in the town.
The head of state met with the evacuated residents of Arys, inspected residential buildings and administrative facilities most affected by the explosions at the ammunition depot, and also instructed to take priority measures to ensure the operational accommodation of citizens who lost housing, and to provide comprehensive assistance to the injured, including medical.
Later it was reported that all missing children as a result of explosions in Arys were found and handed over to their parents.