In the Kuban flood more than 1.8 thousands of homes

© RIA Novosti / MOE Opperate in fotoboeken-recovery work on elimination of consequences of the heavy rains on the territory of Krasnodar region. Screenshot of video provided to the Ministry of emergency situations of the Russian FederationIn the Kuban flood more than 1.8 thousands of homes© RIA Novosti / MOE Opperate the image Bank

More than 1.8 thousand houses in which live more than 5 thousand people, according to the latest data, were flooded as a result of abundant rains in the Krasnodar region, the press service of the regional administration.

According to her, the cyclone in 12 hours fell to 229 mm of precipitation.

«According to recent reports, were impounded 1846 households where there are more than 5 thousand people. In the Tuapse district of 836 homes flooded, damaged infrastructure, broken water and railway communication. In Absheron region podtopilo more than one thousand houses adjoining areas, the water came in 903 houses. In Sochi there are 107 flooded residential areas», — quotes the press-service of administration of the data of the Vice-Governor Andrey Alexeyenko, which he announced at a meeting of the operational headquarters in Tuapse.

In connection with the rain on Wednesday in the Tuapse and Apsheron districts, as well as in Sochi has been flooding. On territories introduced a state of emergency, partly evacuated the population, online services translated into enhanced mode, go podborovye rounds to assess the damage from the elements. For the monitoring of progress in elimination of consequences of a cyclone in the Krasnodar Krai there has arrived the Minister of emergency situations of the Russian Federation Evgeny Senichev. As reported by the regional authorities, in the next few days of reduced precipitation are not expected.