A Legislative Act that will be in effect until Monday, August 9, prohibits the movement, passage or stay in forests, national parks, Natura areas and groves throughout the country.
At the same time, for the same period of time, any activity or work that may cause a fire is prohibited, such as welding, or burning flammable material.
For each violation, except for the serious criminal sanctions, in the first case a fine of 1,000 euros is provided and in the second, a fine of 10,000 euros.
At the same time, the emergency number 112 sent a message to all those in the country due to the catastrophic fires that are burning areas and houses throughout the country.
The message of 112 states: “Very high risk of fire in the coming days. Avoid any work that may cause a fire. Access to forests and groves is not allowed. Avoid unnecessary movements. Immediately notify the Fire Brigade at 199 if you notice a fire. “
Source: Politis Online