The Cabinet will discuss the allocation of funds for the resettlement of citizens in Berezniki

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in fotobanka company OAO Uralkali in Berezniki. Archival photoThe Cabinet will discuss the allocation of funds for the resettlement of citizens in Berezniki© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise the image Bank

The government of the Russian Federation at session on Wednesday will consider a question of allocation of the Ministry of construction in 2017, funds for the resettlement of people due to the accident at the Uralkali mine in Berezniki, Perm region, said the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Perm Berezniki with a population of over 150 thousand people located in the immediate vicinity of deposits of potassium and magnesium salts, which are used as raw materials for plant fertilizers «Uralkali». In the last few decades are failures of soil in the area was the residential neighborhoods.

The accident at the Verkhnekamskoe Deposit of potassium and magnesium salts led to the flooding of one of mines of Uralkali and the three sinkhole in Berezniki. In 2007, collapsed soil near the factory technical salt, in 2010 — in the city under the railroad tracks. In September 2012 during work on filling the funnel in the area of the abandoned buildings of the Berezniki mining construction office collapsed earlier in the funnel covered with sand-gravel mixture, killed a worker.

The draft proposes to allocate funds in the amount of 1.25 billion rubles.

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The Cabinet will discuss the allocation of funds for the resettlement of citizens in Berezniki

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in fotobanka company OAO Uralkali in Berezniki. Archival photoThe Cabinet will discuss the allocation of funds for the resettlement of citizens in Berezniki© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise the image Bank

The government of the Russian Federation at session on Wednesday will consider a question of allocation of the Ministry of construction in 2017, funds for the resettlement of people due to the accident at the Uralkali mine in Berezniki, Perm region, said the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Perm Berezniki with a population of over 150 thousand people located in the immediate vicinity of deposits of potassium and magnesium salts, which are used as raw materials for plant fertilizers «Uralkali». In the last few decades are failures of soil in the area was the residential neighborhoods.

The accident at the Verkhnekamskoe Deposit of potassium and magnesium salts led to the flooding of one of mines of Uralkali and the three sinkhole in Berezniki. (more…)