In Buryatia has erected a dam, which allowed us to avoid flooding of the village

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovich in Buryatia. Archival photoIn Buryatia has erected a dam, which allowed us to avoid flooding of the village© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikov

The clearing of the river of sludge and the construction of protective dams have helped reduce the risk of flooding of the settlement in kazanskom region of Buryatia, according to the Republican Central Board MOE.

Earlier it was reported that on Friday at the Big river in kazanskom district began the rise of the water level due to ice accumulation in the lower part of the river. Was podtopleny one house plot in the village of station in the Embassy, however, threats to the population there. On the territory of the rural settlement of Bolsherechensky was introduced mode of increased readiness.

«After carrying out of actions for clearing of sludge and construction of a protective dam in the water level in the village has dropped by four centimeters,» — said in the MOE.

The rescue Agency noted that the mound held in low-lying areas where possible water output. Just poured 350 tons of soil and the length of the dam is more than 200 meters. Now the situation in the area stabilized and controlled by rescuers.

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