Osh. November 14. KirTAG — In Osh region over 6.5 million heads of sheep because of heavy snowfall remains on the high pastures. According to the press-service of Ministry of Emergency Situations on Monday.
"The remaining due to the closure of the pass in the Chon-Alai district 12 flocks in the amount of 6.3 thousand sheep on 12-13 November and returned to Kadamzhai Nookat areas. Due to heavy snow on the pass Tenizbay in Chon-Alai district grazing on pasture 12 flocks returned back to the village of Kyzyl-Eshme, "- said in a statement.
Earlier, the Ministry of Emergency Situations reported by a herd of sheep in 2500 goals, which could not come down from the mountain pastures due to heavy snowfall.
"9 November 20 shepherds decided to descend from the mountains with a herd of sheep in 2500 goals, but heavy snowfall stopped them on the road. They had to walk down jailoo Chon-Alay district in Kadamzhai area, but had to stop in the mountain village of Kyzyl-Eshme "- said in a statement.
MOE emphasized the seriousness of the situation, as the lack of food may begin massive loss of livestock.
In the past year due to heavy snowfall livestock farms Naryn region suffered damage amounting to 35 million soms.