For the period of New year celebrations (Rosh Hashanah) of the Jewish calendar in Uman, the Antimonopoly passed to the strengthened option of service. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry in the Cherkassy region.
4 Sep rescuers Uman district Department launched a special tent camp on the territory of which is concentrated equipment and personnel of the consolidated emergency squad. In total, the composition of this group is 108 rescuers and 24 units of special and firefighting and rescue equipment.
The team also included specialists of Department diving rescue, the group of pyrotechnic works, office of radiation, chemical and biological protection and medical services rescue squad of special purpose control. Formed the reserve of personnel and equipment.
In venues of festive events on the territory of the memorial complex, and in places of compact accommodation of pilgrims organized watch five fixed positions.
Also during the movement of pilgrims roads Stryi – Ternopil – Kropiwnicki – Znamenka, and Kiev – Odessa their safety will provide a specially invited specialists and equipment from fire and rescue units Zhytomyr and Chernihiv regions.
However, of special aviation detachment of the Antimonopoly on holidays will attract medical Eurocopter.
As of the morning of 5 September to celebrate the New year in Uman for profit 3 479 thousand pilgrims Hasidim, of which 473 children and 8 women.
Recall, every year in Uman is a pilgrimage of Jews who are followers of the Bratslav Hasidism (one of the trends in Hasidic Judaism), on the grave of their spiritual leader Tzadik Nachman.
This year the celebration will begin on Sunday 9 September and will continue until Tuesday 11 September.