Podtopila river in the Yakut town Srednekolymsk 107 houses inhabited by 669 people, told RIA Novosti on Sunday of the Republican Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia.
Previously, agencies reported on flooding in the city of ten houses, which are home to 93 people, including 22 children.
According to the source, to Sunday due to ice jams in the area of the village near the town of Lobo Srednekolymsk sharply raise the water level in the river Kolyma — to 1,325 centimeters at a critical point in 1200 centimeters.
"Flooded Portovskoy district Srednekolymsk — in water were six sites economy, the socially important facilities, 63 private and 44 multi-family homes, which are home to 669 people, including 223 children," — told the agency.
He reported that the city of floodings rescuers evacuated 72 people, including 16 children, the others left their homes on their own. In temporary accommodation are seven people, the others — from family and friends.
On Sunday morning, in place of congestion near the village of Lobo rescuers already spent two detonation. In addition, the An-2 plane flew to the village of White Mountain with four tons of explosives, which were then in the helicopter Mi-8 delivered to the site of the mash.
Chapter Srednekolymsky district on Sunday introduced a regime of emergency in the city Srednekolymsk.
Flooding this year has brought trouble residents of some areas in Yakutia. On Wednesday, about 400 people were evacuated from the village rescuers Neryuktyay Olyokminsky area due to the flooding of more than 70 homes. Chapter Yakutia Yegor Borisov May 15 signed a decree announced Olyekminsky area emergency. Later, on 17 May, the regime of emergency has been canceled because of the decline in water level.
In addition, the head of the district of Yakutia Verkhnekolymsky introduced in the municipality emergency mode due to the local nature of water levels in the Kolyma River and flooding and yards of runway airport Zyrianka village. Now all flights canceled.