Authorities said the number of victims of the fire in Rostov-on-don

The number of people seeking medical treatment after a fire in Rostov-on-don, close to 60. On Tuesday, August 22, at the meeting of the operational headquarters said the head of the regional Department of emergency situations Sergey Panov. His words leads RIA Novosti.

“According to the latest data, updated by the Ministry of health, affected persons 58 persons, nine were hospitalized,” he said.

Earlier it was reported that for a medical aid turned 45 people, seven were hospitalized.

As reported at the meeting, the Minister of Finance of the Rostov region Liliya Fedotova, received serious injury when a large fire in Rostov-on-don will allocate 400 thousand rubles. 100 thousand rubles will be given to those who completely lost their property.

The fire in Rostov took place on Monday, August 21. The flames engulfed several private houses on Theatrical descent, and then spread to the neighboring streets and alleys. The fire area reached ten thousand square meters. Fire damaged in 107 buildings, including 83 residential buildings.

The fact of the fire, the police opened a criminal case on signs of the crime provided by part 2 of article 167 of the Criminal code of Russia “(Intentional destruction or damage of another’s property, if these acts have entailed causing of a considerable damage, committed by arson”).

In Rostov-on-don, and then throughout the region was introduced a state of emergency.