Kazakh President had a meeting with akims of regions and cities of Astana, Almaty, Shymkent

Addressing the heads of the regions, the President of Kazakhstan stressed that improving the quality of life and the well-being of the population is the main responsibility of the state, reports the press service of Akorda.

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 “The most important thing is social issues, tariffs for utilities, prices for essential products, medicines. All these aspects should be under your special control,” said Nursultan Nazarbayev.

The head of state dwelled on the issues of ensuring the smooth operation of housing and public utilities facilities until the end of the heating season, as well as safety and the prevention of risks of flooding in the run-up to the flood season.

- Last year there were many accidents, they should not be allowed to repeat. It is important to quickly respond to threats of a natural nature and take appropriate preventive measures. In the Urdzhar region of East Kazakhstan region, almost 800 people and 280 cars were stuck in the snow. We must not put people in danger. “The elimination of the consequences of emergencies is several times more expensive than their prevention,” said the President of Kazakhstan.

In addition, Nursultan Nazarbayev noted the need for prompt response to complaints and appeals from citizens, including through the creation of “barrier-free” interaction formats.

The head of state drew attention to the need to work with active young people, who are the main driving force of positive changes in the country.

- I recently met with young people. There are wonderful young people in your regions. If you at least once gather them and talk, you will hear many sensible suggestions. It is necessary to involve such active representatives in the work, to teach others by their example, said the President of Kazakhstan.

Nursultan Nazarbayev pointed out to akims of regions and cities of republican significance on their responsibility in ensuring the personal safety of citizens and public law and order in the regions.

- We launched a law enforcement reform. Gave you the right to appoint the heads of police departments and set goals for law enforcement and crime prevention. You are on a par with them responsible for the order on the ground, - said the Head of State.

The President of Kazakhstan dwelt separately on the need for timely provision of spring field work with machinery, seeds, fertilizers and fuel and lubricants, as well as solving the debt problems of some large agricultural producers.

In conclusion, Nursultan Nazarbayev instructed the Presidential Administration to ensure control over the implementation of all the tasks set today.



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