On the spot of landslide in Kyrgyzstan employs about 100 rescuers
BISHKEK, 29 Sep — RIA Novosti. About 100 rescuers are working at the place of state of emergency in the Kyrgyz village, where a landslide fell on 10 houses, which are home to more than 20 people, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the emergency Ministry of Kyrgyzstan.
According to the emergencies Ministry, a powerful landslide struck the village of UBA in the Osh region of Kyrgyzstan on Saturday, about 7 am (4 GMT). According to preliminary data, mud mass covered about a dozen houses, inhabited by 24 people.
The number of those who remain under the rubble is still unknown
“On the site of the landslide are approximately 100 rescue workers, involved technique,” — said the Agency interlocutor. According to him, this district is Minister of emergency situations Kubatbek Boronov, and his Deputy, Ravshan Rysbaev.
As reported by RIA Novosti in the press service of the Ministry of health of the Republic, there are teams of doctors. “Staffed three ambulances. Physicians as necessary and provide medical assistance to the local population,” — said the Agency interlocutor. In addition, she said, the site is the epidemiological team.
On Saturday morning the President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev ordered to assist the victims of the disaster.
All, according to the emergencies Ministry of Kyrgyzstan, from the beginning, in the Osh region were 25 landslides, which killed 6 people. In the area of dangerous landslide areas live 2376 families. Of them received public assistance and were resettled in safe places 838 families, 445 at the stage of resettlement. However, over thousands of families who received the loan and the land for resettlement continue to live in dangerous areas.