Ingush lifeguards for safety reasons due to high winds cut off the power supply in the capital and a number of settlements, told RIA Novosti on Saturday MOE representative Ingushetia.
"Because of the heavy rain and squally winds up to 20 meters per second, it was decided to disconnect electricity supply. With the normalization of weather power supply is restored," — said the source.
According to him, with no light at the moment are the inhabitants of Magas, most of Nazran and four villages in the Nazran district.
Interlocutor of the agency was unable to confirm the number of people left without electricity.
Without light also remained and residents Malgobek district — more than 100 thousand people.
Meanwhile, as reported by RIA Novosti source in the rescue service Ingushetia blackout happened because of massive cliffs high-voltage wires.
"It's all about the cliffs. Our republic traditionally acute problem of decay chains, when because the slightest gust of wind come off the power supply," — he said.