The head of civil defense and emergencies of Rostov was fired after the death of a man during a rainstorm

The mayor of Rostov-on-don Sergey Gorban has sacked the head of the Department for civil defense and emergencies of the city of Arthur Kostova. The reason was the poor performance of his Department during the recent downpour, reports the Agency “RIA Novosti”.

On the eve Gorban said that the head of the Department and a few others “worked poorly”, and therefore need to make urban services “shook himself and realized his responsibility.” The mayor also indicated that in the future the civil defence Department should work together with the traffic police to block the dangerous streets.

Earlier it became known that in Rostov was sacked employee of the emergencies Ministry, which refused to call rescuers in the art Studio “Caramel”, where in the basement was cut off children.