(ForUm) - Prime Minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych introduced new-appointed Emergency Control Minister Nestor Shufrich to the personnel of the Ministry and pointed out urgent tasks the Ministry faces, reports Trend.
Yanukovych underlined that Shufrich's appointment was not accidental. Taking into account character of Nestor Ivanovych as determined and impulsive man, hw is able to react to any situation in our country, the Premier said.
The PM underscored necessity to coordinate activity of Emergency Ministry with central and local authorities.
Yanukovych pointed out the situation in Novobogdanovka as one of the urgent issues. In this context he asked Shufrich to cooperate with Defense Ministry and its department on liquidation of superfluous ammunition.
According to the Premier, another issue for urgent consideration is complex work in Chornobyl nuclear power station, including social protection of citizens of cities and villages in that area. He underlined that the aim of the Ministry's work is effective prevention of emergency situation and protection from consequences of Chornobyl disaster.
In his turn, Shufrich thanked the coalition for big trust. He hopes that his work in the Ministry will be praiseworthy.
The Minister assured the PM that all tasks set to the Ministry will be accomplished and the Ministry will be ready to react to any situation.