Minister Yanık, in his statement on his social media account, forest fires He said all possibilities were being evaluated, including arson.
Stressing that they have no doubts that this betrayal directed at the lungs of the country will be punished in the severest way, Yanık said that the government has mobilized all means to control the fires, with 2 UAVs, 3 planes, 38 helicopters, 1 not tripulated. helicopter, 680 water tanks and 4 thousand officers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, said the work continues.
Minister Yanik said:
“As the Ministry of Family and Social Services, we have reached 324 homes with our 101 expert staff in 6 provinces and we have provided psychosocial support to 1,142 people. We will continue to support and assist our citizens affected by the fire.
We are transferring resources to our Social Welfare and Solidarity Foundations, including 3.5 million lire in Adana, 5 million lire in Antalya, 500 thousand lire in Mersin and 1 million lire in Osmaniye, in order to meet urgent needs and basic homes that were victims of the fires that also affected residential areas.