More than 230 homes near Irkutsk remains flooded

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More than 230 residential houses remain flooded in the city of Sochi and the village of Oktyabrsky in the Irkutsk region, reports “WORLD 24”. From the zone of flooding in the summer camps were sent to every tenth child is just over 800 children.

Currently remain without electricity nearly 300 people in the two villages. To restore power supply military help. On the equipment they are delivered through the local river equipment needed to repair the power lines.

“The flood washed away two wires, impossible to get to the other side. If there were porches, a long time would be eliminated. But we will provide electricity,” – says the head of RES nizhneudinskiy district, Alexander Petrov.

Also, the military together with the victims of the floods residents from the rubble and demolish damaged homes – those that recover anymore. People continue to distribute bread, which is prepared in the army bakeries. And in mobile laboratories, experts carefully filter the water, pour it in bottles and pass on to local residents.

Flooding caused by torrential rains, has affected more than a hundred villages, inhabited by about 35 thousand people. Most of them have already received compensation. The floods killed 22 people. 11 fate remains unknown.