The MOE has called the possible cause of the fire in the Yakut boiler

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A fire at the boiler house in the village of Berdigestjah Mountain region of Yakutia, according to preliminary data, occurred because of safety violations, reports the press service of the regional Central Board MOE.

Earlier it was reported that around 21: 00 (15.00 GMT) Saturday, a fire occurred on one of the boilers of the village Berdigestjah serviced Mountain branch of the state unitary enterprise of housing and communal services of the Republic of Sakha Yakutia. Killed the operator of the boiler. According to the revised data of the Prosecutor’s office, the fire without heat there were 66 buildings — apartment buildings and private houses, administrative buildings. Social objects are not listed. The Prosecutor’s office checks.

According to the MOE, the boiler house was burning on all area. Now the fire has been extinguished.

«The total area of the fire was 103 square meters. The preliminary cause of fire is violation of safety, with the result that occurred cotton gas-air mixture», — stated in the message.

Clarifies that boiler is heated and the part of the settlement, including socially significant objects.

It is reported that at the meeting of the interdepartmental working group of the government of the Republic adopted the decision on delivery from Yakutsk to Berdigestyakh modular boiler.

The scene went operational group GUMCHS of Russia in the Republic, of the rescue service of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) and test fire laboratory in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). Only the scene involving 113 people and 23 units of equipment.