The head of Primorye asked Putin for help flooded region
VLADIVOSTOK, August 9 — RIA Novosti. The head of Primorye Vladimir Miklushevsky appealed to President Vladimir Putin with a request to provide Federal support podtopleniya the flood edge, according to the administration of the province.
Yesterday it was reported that Putin had a telephone conversation with Miklushevsky. The head of the region informed the President about the situation in the region in connection with natural disaster.
“Vladimir Miklushevsky appealed to Vladimir Putin with a request to provide Federal support in rebuilding infrastructure, including road and payment of compensation for lost property to the public. Vladimir Putin supported the appeal of the Governor of Primorski Krai to provide financial assistance to the region”, — stated in the message.
Past in the night of Monday heavy rains led to massive flooding in Primorye. According to the authorities, the total area of the elements in the region fell 34 localities were flooded more than 2 thousand houses with a population of 13.3 thousand people and 2.4 thousand houses adjoining areas, 17 of socially significant objects, 12 damaged sections of roads washed away two sections of railway, cut off eight villages with a population of 20.5 thousand people, including more than 3,5 thousand children. In the region have introduced emergency mode.