Emergency workers are searching for a group of Moscow tourists in Transbaikalia

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in foobarcontroller MOE. Archival photoEmergency workers are searching for a group of Moscow tourists in Transbaikalia© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

MOE to organize a search group of tourists from Moscow to Baikal after the appointed time they sat in the train on their original station, a message posted Thursday on the website of EMERCOM of Russia in the region.

According to the report, on August 30 at the Opera tour group from Moscow, which floated down mountain rivers to Kodar. Before the trip the group leader left the duty Manager of the district administration information about the route, start and end dates of the campaign, the point of departure home.

«At the appointed time, the tourists in the train on their original station did not sit down, when defined for the phone was unavailable. Not having received from travelers information about the end of a campaign, operational duty EDDS passed the information to the Main Department of EMERCOM of Russia on Transbaikalian edge for the organization searches», — stated in the message.

It added that the route is almost 300 kilometers, and it passes in difficult terrain, so rescuers from earth is extremely difficult. For searches in Baikal from Irkutsk to Thursday will arrive the Mi-8 helicopter aviation of the Krasnoyarsk center of EMERCOM of Russia. With its help, the rescuers will be able to examine the route in accordance with the group leader the geographical sites they planned to visit.

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