And in the Almaty region inhabitants of New Chemolgan faced with this environmental disaster. Local lake suddenly painted in scarlet. Local residents began to sound the alarm when the area became home to die bastard. On the shores of Lake colored visited Askar Mendybayev.
Kudaibergen Tazhiev daily tries to fight off his herd from a dangerous body of water. All in vain. The whole area is the only reservoir. Shepherd sure murrain associated with this water.
Kudaibergen Tazhiev, villagers NEW Chemolgan ALMATY REGION:
— I recently lost about 10 horses, the whole village noisy, it is clear that after drinking water from the lake. Once it was red, and started having problems with clean air, all checked: ecologists, and mayors, no good there.
ASKAR Mendybayev, correspondent:
— Environmental disaster called villagers Chemolgan new situation. Not long ago, the lake has become red. The fish does not live here long ago, and the smell is disgusting.
TUMESH MENDYBAEVA, a resident of the village of Novy Chemolgan:
— Morning and evening, especially not, the wind is smelly air, guests come and can not be long, we have children and grandchildren, they are all that breathe.
According to old-timers, once a picturesque lake has been a favorite vacation spot. The holidays, picnics, but now the body of water, like a damn, all round. Even the dog. Locals blame the alcohol plant, which was built here a few years ago. People believe that entrepreneurs waste poured here.
Kenji Tazhibaeva, Head. LABORATORY alcohol plant:
— Our stocks of raw is not going anywhere, we have special equipment, we have a non-waste production, we have our own septic tanks, there comes conditionally clean water.
As proof of his words, experts have shown how a non-waste production. Waste wheat are used, it is processed for animal feed. While it is recognized that it is established recently, with the advent of the new leadership. How to deal with former owners, they do not know.
CERIC Sapargaliyev, representative of the ECOLOGY AKIMAT Karasai district:
— Together with sanepidemiologami we take water analysis, what sort of chemical. substances. All will study and according conclusion will work and take action.
Bakytbek ZHANYSZHANOV, AQIM NOVO-CHEMOLGANSKOGO rural counties:
— Last week I started to like this post, and the first complaint of the villagers became dirty air. Now all are investigated, the smell was less than before, perhaps, new technologies have affected the plant. But the lake will work, prepare the necessary messages to the district.
Experts promise or dry red lake, or reclaim it. So soon the villagers will be able to breathe clean air foothill. But to do this they had to upholster many rapids.