The head EMERCOM of Russia flew over the flooded villages in the Stavropol region

© Photo : press service of the far Eastern regional center of EMERCOM Rossiyaga EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov. Archive photoThe head EMERCOM of Russia flew over the flooded villages in the Stavropol region© Photo : press service of the far Eastern regional center of EMERCOM of Russia

The head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov flew over flooded flooding of settlements in Stavropol Krai, reported the press service of EMERCOM of Russia.

«The head of EMERCOM of Russia on the Mi-8 helicopter to assess the situation from the air in the two towns of Mineralnye Vody district of the Sochi and may day, the victims of the floods to the greatest extent», — stated in the message.

Added that from the air, especially the scale of the flooding, there are entire streets and many houses flooded almost to the roof.

However, in Stavropol Krai the situation is stabiliziruemost, torrential rains that caused the flood, ceased. According to the MOE, the water level began to decline.

In the affected areas works on liquidation of consequences of flood, they involve more than three thousand people and over 500 pieces of equipment.

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