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During night cleaning in Moscow courtyards workers throw eggs, and their equipment is fired from a traumatic weapons. About it has told on air of “Vesti FM” the Deputy mayor for housing and Peter Biryukov.
“We have such examples are quite a lot,” he said. With such cases, according to him, the police.
The clock works on cleaning of snow the whole city involved 72 thousand people and 16.2 thousand units of equipment. Tens of thousands of trucks engaged in snow removal.
“The area of harvested areas in Moscow — about 170 million square meters. And eight million square metres — the area of retractable roofs, — said Biryukov. — About 180 million square meters. Multiply by 45 centimeters of snow. This mass, about 80 million cubic meters, need to relocate, move, export”.
The Deputy mayor stressed that this is the first snowfall of this magnitude in Moscow, with whom he faced in his practice in the capital. In the winter of 2012-2013 has dropped 40 centimeters of snow, and at the present time, according to him, already 47 inches.
Earlier, Biryukov noted several areas of the city, where the work of public utilities had a claim because of the snow.
Record snowfall in Moscow at the weekend led to the death of a person, five more suffered. Two felled thousands of trees, delayed more than 150 flights. 4 Feb in 12 hours fell 53 per cent of the monthly norm of precipitation. This, according to the meteorologist, the record for the entire history of observations. The previous one was recorded in February 1957. In just two days fell 122 percent of the monthly norm of precipitation.
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