A room in one of the apartments damaged during the flooding in Rostov-on-Don. Photo: http://rostov-gorod.info/press_center/news/139/44535/

02 July 2016, 05:39

Rostov-on-Don: two families from house damaged by flooding get temporary housing

In Rostov-on-Don, residents of two apartments of a two-storey residential building, damaged during the flooding, have agreed to a temporary accommodation in apartments of the manoeuvre fund of the city. This was reported by the authorities.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on June 30, a downpour hit Rostov-on-Don, and a regime of emergency was introduced in the city. As a result of the natural disaster, a 14-year-old girl was killed, and 8 persons were injured. During the rain, a two-storey residential building partially collapsed in Bratsky Lane.

According to the authorities, as a result of the collapse of a wall of the apartment building, five apartments were damaged, and 17 people were evacuated from them.

The authorities have reported that electricity and gas supply throughout the city has been completely restored, the "Interfax" reports.

The "Caucasian Knot" has also reported that investigators suspect officials of the Rostov administration of negligence that resulted in the death of the teenager and inflicted significant damage to the population and organizations.

Full text of the article is available on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’.

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