In the Tyumen region building of a dam along the Ishim

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise foobarcardservice in the Tyumen region. Archival photoIn the Tyumen region building of a dam along the Ishim© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise the image Bank

Dams along the river Ishim in the Tyumen region will increase by two meters — from 9.6 to 11.5 meters. Funds for emergency repair allocated from the Federal budget, told RIA Novosti employee of the press service of the Governor.

According to him, in parallel, the design works to increase the length of the dike. So, in Ishim the total length of the dams will increase from 9.5 to 10.8 kilometers.

«The new height of hydraulic structures will provide absolute protection against floods. The level of dams will bring to the standard of Ishim and Ishim district and in some villages Abatsky, Vikulovskaya and Vagayskaya areas», — said the head of the region Vladimir Yakushev.

During spring floods this year in the inundation zone, the towns of Ishim, Abatsky, Vikulovskaya and Vagayskaya areas. On behalf of the President of the Russian Federation more than six hundred inhabitants eligible to register as victims by the floods, will receive payments from the reserve Fund of the government of the Russian Federation for prevention and liquidation of emergency situations and consequences of natural disasters.