"According to the regional forestry dispatch services, over the past day, April 7, 2021, 17 forest fires were liquidated in Russia on an area of ​​1027 hectares."

It is clarified that by midnight on April 8, four forest fires operated on an area of ​​73 hectares in Russia, which were actively extinguished.

Earlier, Realnoe Vremya reported that the Prime Minister of Tatarstan Aleksey Pesoshin established the beginning of the fire hazardous season on the territory of the republic from April 15th.