Lionrock evil: the damage caused Primorye strongest in 40 years Typhoon

The most destructive

On 29 August, Primorsky Krai the Typhoon hit “Lionrock” which came from the side of the sea of Japan after a powerful cyclone. A few days in the region had a three-month norm of precipitation, mostly in the area of Khasan, Kavalerovskiy and Terneisky municipal areas. 3260 impounded more homes in 13 municipalities, 1086 adjoining areas, flooded sections of roads with a total length of 30.5 km, reported the press service of the far Eastern regional center of EMERCOM of Russia. In the region introduced a state of emergency at the Federal level.

The consequences of the Typhoon “Lionrock” became the most destructive for Primorye over the last 40 years, said TASS, the head of Chuguevsky district Anatoly Baskakov. Destruction twice the amount of consequences of a Typhoon “Judy” that hit the region in 1989.

Now remain cut off about 40 thousand people in two major centers, reported to the Governor of Primorye to the President. 19 settlements there is no connection, as at 51 locations there is no electricity. From flood areas evacuated a thousand people, reported the press-service of administration of Primorye.

During the rescue operation to assist the residents of Chuguevsky district September 2, killed the head of the regional Department of EMERCOM Oleg Fedora. According to the Agency Primamedia, KAMAZ with rescuers carried away by water while crossing the river. In connection with the death of Fedora Investigative Committee opened a criminal case under part 1 of article 109 of the criminal code (causing death by negligence). Including due to the death of Fedora in the next few days may lose his post of the head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov, wrote “the New newspaper” with reference to unnamed sources. However, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called RBC this information “rumors and speculation”.

New forecasters announced a storm warning in Primorye, reports TASS. Showers are expected in the region from 4 to 6 September. To Primorye territory came new Typhoon Namtheun”, in the southern region the rains began. The rain, which began recently in Vladivostok can be called the beginning of a new Typhoon”, — TASS quotes an excerpt from the message of the press service of Primgidromet.

Billion damage

The damage from the Typhoon amounted to 1.2 billion rubles in the same amount in the region in the aftermath of a Typhoon in Primorye will direct the government of Russia, reported the press service of the head region.

Lost in the flood housing to citizens of Primorye authorities promised to organize the points of permanent accommodation where they can live until September 2017, reports TASS. From Monday the government will pay for loss of property in the Typhoon, said the Governor of Primorsky Krai Vladimir Miklushevsky. We are talking about payments on 10 thousand RUB over the flooded plots of land and 25 thousand rubles for lost property, the house, says “RIA Novosti”. In addition, the regional authorities announced that the residents of Primorye will be free to recover the victims from the weather documents.

To assess the effects of flooding and search river traffic congestion in Primorsky Krai used drones, reported the Ministry of defense.

The Ministry of health has dispatched more than 16 thousand vaccines for the prevention of diseases in the flood zone, was quoted by “RIA Novosti” Director of the Department of public health and communications Department Oleg Salaga. As of 4 September, the region delivered 46 tons of humanitarian aid is potable water, food and basic necessities.

Due to hit Typhoon the beginning of the school year 65 schools in Primorsky region was postponed to September 5, according to the website of the regional administration.

To complete all work in Primorye is planned to be 1 September 2017, notes on the website of the Primorsky territory administration. This decision was made jointly by the head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov and the Governor of Primorye Vladimir Miklushevsky.