IRKUTSK, October 7 (Itar-Tass) — All the fires are extinguished in the Irkutsk Region, the Russian Emergencies Ministry's regional department told Itar-Tass on Friday.
One fire remained on 205 ha of the forest in the Bratsk district by Friday morning. It was fought from Monday and localized on Wednesday. A total of 147 people fought the blaze, which was 12 km away from the residential site of Turma. Sixteen vehicles were used in the work.
The state of emergency is lifted in the Bratsk district.