The Head of State has familiarized himself with the progress of the evacuation works in the emergency zone, the accommodation conditions of people in evacuation centres. The President instructed to provide the evacuated population of Arys with everything they need, including hot meals and medical care.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev instructed to keep the issues of ensuring the safety of citizens and the safety of their property under constant control. According to the Head of State, special attention should be paid to children; the Ministry of Internal Affairs should provide the necessary assistance.
- Go on with the work in the same mode. The Cabinet has been instructed to help the town, and most importantly, its residents. Now the safety of people is our number one concern. Delivery of assistance is the second one. The whole Kazakhstan is going to help Arys; a special fund will be established. I thank the urban community, veterans; they are working with the population. The reasons of the explosion should be figured out; why it took place. The criminal case has been initiated. If there are guilty poeple, they will be held accountable to the fullest extent of the law. In the future, Arys should be completely cleared of all kinds of explosive devices, the President of Kazakhstan said.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has also given a number of specific instructions to eliminate the source of fire, the consequences of fire and explosions of ammunition.