The Head of Bashkiria, Radiy Khabirov, led the work of the emergency operations center at the fire's site in a private nursing home in the Abzelilovsky district. At present, the work of the headquarters is deployed in an emergency mode.
As previously reported, on December 15, 11 people died in a fire in the village of Ishbuldino; an emergency mode was introduced there.
At 2.54 am, the fire unit-61 received a call about a fire in a 1960s building, in which there were 16 people. At 3.17, a group of volunteer fire team arrived at the scene. It was managed to save five people out of the fire. Despite the triggered detectors, 11 people died at the scene.
Earlier, the Bashinform News Agency reported that the burned down building was registered as a House of Mercy in March 2019.