Tokayev took emergency at Kalamkas field under personal control
Astana. March 27. KazTAG - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has taken the emergency situation at Kalamkas field in the Mangistau region under personal control.
"I have ordered the Government to take every measure to localize the source of the fire and liquidate the emergency at Kalamkas field. I am controlling this question," Tokayev wrote in Twitter.
As it was reported Kalamkas field of MangistauMunayGas caught fire on March 25 at 7.10. Nobody suffered in the accident.
KazMunayGas said on March 26 the firefighters could not localize the fire as there were no access routes to the ignition source.
Prior to the accident there was a failure at the drilling unit with a gas-water outburst.
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