The rescue operation to retrieve the victim, who fell under the ice of lake Kaban in the center of Kazan, was observed not only by Kazan residents, but also by guests of the capital. Employees of the center SISV EMERCOM of Russia on RT and rescuers-public men of the Kazan SRW on such evident example wanted to inform to citizens all danger of an exit on ice. Employees of SISV and SRW carry out similar preventive actions annually for the purpose of prevention of accidents on reservoirs.
In total, more than 130 consolidated mobile groups have been established in the Republic, which patrol water bodies in all municipal districts almost daily. As the chief state inspector of the Republic of Tatarstan on small vessels Yury Venediktov told in the comment, the main task of these mobile groups is monitoring of thickness of ice, identification of dangerous places and exhibiting of forbidding signs, and also preventive work with the population. And the most important task is if a person is in trouble – to save him.