In the Vologda region introduced a state of emergency because of the flooding

Throughout the territory of the Vologda region has entered an emergency situation mode (CHS) from-for difficult freshet situation. This was stated by the head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov at the meeting of the Commission on emergency situations, reports “RIA Novosti”.

“Introduce a state of emergency throughout the territory of the Vologda region, strengthen the grouping of forces and means”, — said Puchkov.

He also urged the leadership of the Arkhangelsk region to declare a state of emergency. “Where there is a risk of flooding, make decisions on introduction of state of emergency”, — he said.

A state of emergency in connection with ice and the danger of flooding was introduced on Thursday in the Veliky Ustyug district of Vologda region. According to the Agency, currently in the region of 1350 flooded the grounds. 76 people, including 19 children, are in temporary accommodation.