In 2018, the
Cabinet of Ministers will pay particular attention to the program of updating of
the road maintenance machinery park. This
was announced by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during an emergency teleconference while considering
the situation on Ukrainian roads. The
meeting took place in Vinnytsia, in the framework of
a working trip of the Head of Government to the region.
"Our plan is
to update and support the programs of upgrading of road maintenance equipment
and vehicle fleet," the Head of Government stressed.
working visit to Vinnytsia region Volodymyr
Groysman initiated and chaired an emergency conference
call to tackle the situation on Ukrainian roads caused by excessive snowfall on
December 18-19. In
the central and western regions of Ukraine, within 24 hours increased precipitation
has been observed causing traffic congestion. The Prime Minister accentuated, overcoming
the consequences of weather deterioration is within the responsibility of both
rescue services and local administrations.