13 July 2010, Tuesday, 13:07
author: the Press-service of the President RB
On July 12, the President of Bashkortostan Republic Murtaza Rakhimov visited Moscow with a working trip.
Murtaza Rakhimov took part in the session of the presidium of the Government of the Russian Federation, which was held by the Chairman of the Government of Russia Vladimir Putin. Heads of the regions, which most severely suffered from the drought, were invited to the session. Measures directed on support of agricultural producers suffered from the act of nature were discussed there.
While his staying in the Russian capital the President of Bashkortostan Murtaza Rakhimov also took part in the meeting on problems of the drought which was spent by the First vice-president of the Government of Russia Vladimir Zubkov.
According to the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, the emergency situation is declared in 14 subjects of the Russian Federation, including Bashkortostan Republic. Now in the regions, which have suffered from the drought, damage estimation is carried out. The obtained data will become the basis for rendering the state assistance to the agricultural enterprises.