Near Voronezh there is a check after the accident, which left without water thousands of people

© RIA Novosti / Juliana to Solovieva in fotobounce at the Voronezh reservoir. Archival photo.Near Voronezh there is a check after the accident, which left without water thousands of people© RIA Novosti / Juliana to Slowemaperiod the image Bank

The Prosecutor’s office began checking on the fact of communal accident, which left without water for 17 th city in Povorino, Voronezh region, said on Thursday the Supervisory authority.

Information on violations of water in Povorino admitted to the emergency Department of the Voronezh region at 16.45 GMT Wednesday. Because of the burst pipe diameter of 300 millimeters in the street Lenin have been left without water all the 17 thousand inhabitants of the city. At 1.30 GMT Thursday the water supply was temporarily restored by putting on a pipe clamp, but water from 9.00 am in the city again turned off, because the damaged section of pipe requires replacement.

«The Prosecutor’s office organized verification of the fact of damage to 31 October 2018 the main pipeline in the city of Povorino, resulting in no centralized water supply remained 3680 private homes, 134 multifamily houses, objects of social infrastructure», — stated in the message.

How to inform the administration of the city of Povorino, the burst pressure of the water supply occurred «in the production of works of laying of underground high pressure gas pipeline».

According to local authorities, emergency repair work is to be completed by 17.00-18.00 GMT, after which the water supply will be resumed.

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