882 fires occurred in 2021
A total of 882 fires occurred in the TRNC in 2021 and a financial loss of 15 million 367 thousand TL occurred as a result of the fires.
The Fire Department reported that a total of 882 fires occurred in 2021 and that a financial loss of 15 million 367 thousand TL occurred as a result of the fires.
According to the statement, 305 of the fires occurred in Nicosia, 231 in Famagusta, 90 in Girne, 117 in Güzelyurt, 107 in İskele and 32 in Lefke.
As a result of the fires, 25 people were injured and 1 person died.
One of the causes of fires; Legal action was taken against persons who set fires for arson, deliberate damage, cleaning purposes and without permission.