Almost 2.5 billion rubles, according to preliminary data, evaluate the Ingush authorities damages republic heavy rains and storms in mid-June, told RIA Novosti the head of the republic, Yunus-Bek Yevkurov.
Until now, the situation remains difficult in Jeirakh area of the country where the elements hit 16-19 June caused great damage farmland, infrastructure, state-owned enterprises, private buildings. Rivers burst their banks and flooded all the settlements were the mountainous region. Residents of several villages were cut off by a couple of days from the mainland, and essential goods delivered to them through the air.
"The situation was dire. Now experts are engaged in calculating damages, the tentative terms of numbers in the range of 2.5 billion, but the data will still be adjusted," — said Yevkurov.
He added that he has already applied to the federal government with a request for financial assistance
"We have already sent 30 million rubles from the reserve fund of the republic for the restoration of the destroyed economy," — said the head of the republic.
According to RIA Novosti the press service of the republic, Yevkurov ordered the government until July 15 to prepare all the documents on the estimates and the working group on the definition of the damage in Jeirakh area. For those whose property was lost in part, will be allocated to 50 thousand rubles, with complete loss of property — 100 thousand rubles, the head of the republic.