Bulgarian Civil Defense Tests Sirens in 10 CitiesSociety | March 31, 2011, Thursday // 15:39| views
Bulgaria's Civil Defense tests the siren system must twice a year – on April 1 and October 1. .
The emergency siren system will be tested at 11 am Friday in 10 Bulgarian cities, the Interior Ministry informs.
The cities are Sofia, Burgas, Varna, Ruse, Kardzhali, Smolyan, Pleven, Plovidv, Pazardzhik and Montana.
The test is carried out according the Order for Early Warnings and Announcement of Disasters. The goal is to make a check of the technical state of the sirens and for the citizens to be aware and able to recognize their sound.
Bulgaria's Civil Defense reminds that the system must be tested twice a year – on April 1 and October 1.