Reconstruction of the roof of colorfoto: Stephane de Sakutin / AP
Renovated Notre Dame Cathedral could collapse due to the heat wave in the French capital. It is reported by Euronews with reference to the chief architect of historical monuments of France, Philippe Villeneuve.
According to him, within the stone walls of the temple are still a lot of water, spitting fire on him in April. Because of the heat, which this year is breaking all historical records, the water can dry too fast, creating a threat for the supporting structure of the building.
It is reported that workers urgently strengthen the Cathedral, fearing for his fate. Inside the monument is now the rubble from the burned remains of the roof. As Euronews reports, the restorers has not yet decided whether to restore the fallen spire intact.
The whole gallery”Notre Dame de Paris on fire”to Continue Photo: Shutterstock 1/15
On 15 June it became known that the French billionaire has not fulfilled its promises about the transfer of material aid to restore the destroyed Notre Dame Cathedral. In a charity Fund created to collect donations for the reconstruction of the victim in the fire of a national monument, not received a penny.
Notre Dame Cathedral lit up in the evening April 15. The fire destroyed a large part of the roof and spire. Finally it was extinguished by next morning: one night, firefighters were still fighting isolated pockets of fire. In the result of incident three persons suffered. The President of France Emmanuel macron assured that the restoration of the Cathedral will take five years.
Video, photo All from Russia.