The metro passengers and CIP in the heat gave about 40 thousand bottles of water

© RIA Novosti / Anton to Deniability in fotoracconti Moscow subway handing out drinking water to passengers at the entrance to the station. Archival photoThe metro passengers and CIP in the heat gave about 40 thousand bottles of water© RIA Novosti / Anton to Danilovmarat the image Bank

About 40 thousand bottles of drinking water were distributed among the passengers of Moscow metro and the ICC for the hot days of summer, told RIA Novosti Deputy mayor of Moscow Maxim Liksutov.

«For the hot days of summer the metro passengers and CIP has distributed 40 thousand bottles of water. Most often the water handed out at stations of the Moscow Central ring. Almost all of them are on the surface, so the platform is here warms up faster on Sunny days,» he said.

WITZ-the mayor noted that most of the bottles — 5 thousand — handed at the station. «Luzhniki». In the subway, most passengers took water at the stations «Komsomolskaya» and «Pushkinskaya» — more than 3 thousand bottles of each of them.

Liksutov explained that the water handed out when the temperature at the stations increases to plus 28 degrees and is kept at this level or above within six hours.

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