The number of flood victims in the Kuban region rose to 138 people

© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Hinakura in photosangelina restoration work on the road bridge over the river Hot destroyed by abnormal flooding in the Krasnodar regionThe number of flood victims in the Kuban region rose to 138 people© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Highacidity the image Bank

The number of victims of torrential rains and mudslides in the Krasnodar region more than doubled — up to 138 people, said RIA Novosti the representative of the operational headquarters on the spot.

Earlier it was reported that as a result of bad weather affected 60 people, six dead and the fate of two was unknown.

«Injured 144 people, six of them died,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Due to rain on Wednesday in the Tuapse and Apsheron districts, as well as in Sochi has been flooding. The territory was 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. The regional government announced the start of compensation payments and lump sum payments to victims of disaster.