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Rescuers began to evacuate residents of the Amur region due to flooding, reported the press service of the local government. The Prosecutor of the region Ruslan Medvedev said that those who refuse to evacuate, can you take the children, reports “Interfax”.
The region has introduced emergency mode because of what is “real threat to the life and health of citizens, including minors,” said the Prosecutor.
According to the MOE, the flood flooded over 240 houses in 12 settlements of the Amur region, no casualties were reported. The head of the region Vasily Orlov told TASS that the peak flood is expected on 27 July, he faces 21 of the settlement. It is planned to evacuate about 3 thousand people.
According to the Agency, 25 July the water in the river Selemdzha Seleindzinski district has reached a “dangerous phenomenon” and came from the banks, which began flooding the village of Norsk. In the village of Fevral’sk evacuated 150 people, 107 refused to leave.
At the end of June due to heavy floods in the Irkutsk region was 10.8 flooded thousands of homes. The death toll was 25 people. Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the government to complete until August 1, the formation of a list of flood victims until August 10 to provide payment in full.
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