The head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov has criticized the behavior of officials affected by the floods in Stavropol region and urged them to work 24 hours a day, RIA Novosti reported.
“Disgrace that you are still walking in white shirts and ties. Roll up your sleeves and go to the people, bring to them information about all the decisions. All meetings cancel. Solve all the problems in the field quickly and efficiently,” — said the Minister.
Previously Puchkov promised that the victims of the flood will be paid a lump sum in the amount of 10 thousand rubles, and compensation for the loss of property of 100 thousand rubles. The funds will be allocated from the Reserve Fund of the government of Russia.
24 may in the region due to floods and flooding of several areas was introduced a state of emergency. Due to heavy rains temporarily blocked the Federal highway “Caucasus”. Of the flood affected population of 19 settlements in 10 districts.