In Transbaikalia the amount damaged by flood of bridges has risen to 37

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Epanchintseva in photobanks on Komsomolskaya street in Chita over the river Chitinka. Archival photoIn Transbaikalia the amount damaged by flood of bridges has risen to 37© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Epanchintseva the image Bank

The number of bridges damaged by floods in Transbaikalia has grown from 27 to 37, and 14 of them destroyed, the press service of the Governor of the region.

«On the roads of General use in Zabaykalsky Krai damaged 37 bridges, of which 14 were destroyed. Stored overflow section of the Federal road R-297 «Amur» and area local road in Chita. Exposed positions of the traffic police, organized detour, the population and the drivers are informed,» — said in the message.

According to the information of EMERCOM of Russia on Transbaikalian edge, on the territory of five districts of the region and the city of Chita remain flooded 14 villages, 237 residential units with a population of 2068 people, including 289 children, five adjoining areas of multi-storey buildings, 711 gardens.

In addition, under the flooding hit 1992 suburban area 21 in the summer community of Chita region and within the boundaries of the city of Chita.

During the period of spring floods evacuated 2062 person, including 168 children, of whom seven temporary accommodation are 143 people, including 43 children. Of the six children’s summer camps delivered to the parents and handed over 465 children.

Floods in the areas of Transbaikalian edge began July 8 in Chita is the strongest flood since the beginning of the history of observation — 1936. In the region introduced a state of emergency, set up operational headquarters for emergency response, compensation for the impact of floodwaters from the regional budget allocated 53 million rubles, part of which will go to compensate the victims — 10 thousand rubles per person.

In Transbaikalia there remains the group of rescuers from different regions of Siberia, they all dispersed like points in the aftermath of the floods, and in those places where the disaster is predicted. The rise of the water level, according to the regional meteorologist, recorded on two rivers, the municipality of Chita in connection with the rise of the Ingoda asks truckers to leave the country house.

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