First fine of €400 for unlawful burning of grass in Kefalonia imposed this year

TO: Media

MINISTRY OF CIVIL PROTECTION GENERAL SECRETARIAT OF CIVIL PROTECTION FIREFIGHTING OFFICE
REGIONAL FIRE ADMINISTRATION OF IONIAN ISLANDS DISTRICT.

PRESS RELEASE

On the afternoon of Sunday 19-07-2020, the first fine for this year for burning dry grass and branches was imposed by the Fire Service of Argostoli.

Specifically, a fine of 400 euros was imposed, in application of Order No. 19/2020 of the Fire Brigade, on a permanent resident who had lit a fire to burn branches and grass without observing the measures provided in violation of par. 4 of article 4 of no. 9/2000 of the Fire Brigade Order, as amended by no. 9a / 2005 Fire Order.

The Kefalonia Police Department is on constant alert and its competent Investigative Department is carrying out intensive inspections for the observance of the legislation.

Finally, we draw the special attention of all the inhabitants of our island to be careful and to avoid work that may cause a fire as the new law is very strict and its implementation is strict.

The commander

Anastasios Ath. Vassilios

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