Deputy Minister: Rescuers of MES in Türkiye are in area for 24 hours, searches continue

Etibar Mirzayev, Deputy Minister of MES

© APA | Etibar Mirzayev, Deputy Minister of MES

# 10 February 2023 17:33 (UTC +04:00)

Currently field hospital of Ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan (MES) in Kahramanmaraş is operating, Deputy Minister of MES Etibar Mirzayev told to journalists, APA's correspondent to Türkiye Saljug Elchin reports.

The deputy minister stressed that he viisted the hospital today: "A medical aid is being provided to quake victims in that field hospital. Medical personnel consisting of 41 people continues their services".

Etibar Mirzayev highlighted that search-rescue operations continue: “In addition to the rescuers, 8 specially trained dogs were also involved in search operations. Every hour, every minute is important for us. Our rescuers are searching at the cost of their lives. They are in the area 24 hours a day, day and night, and continue searching".