Traditionally, on the night of January 6-7, believers try to celebrate the Nativity of Christ at a nightly festive liturgy in churches. According to the Minister of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Sadakliev, on the eve of the holiday, the employees of the State Public Institution of the Republic of Crimea “Fire Protection of the Republic of Crimea” conduct fire and technical inspections of Orthodox churches in their areas of responsibility in rural areas.
Briefings are being held for those responsible for the fire-fighting condition of facilities, and on the festive night, employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations will be on duty in all the churches of Crimea , the press service of Sergey Sadakliev quotes.
He also added that briefings are being held with church ministers, and on Christmas night itself, when tens of thousands of parishioners will be in churches, rescuers and members of voluntary fire brigades will be on duty in every church in the region.
The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Crimea reminds all residents and guests: so that the great holiday of the Nativity of Christ is not overshadowed by an emergency, you must be careful and attentive to your neighbors.