Heavy snowfall on Sunday night left without power about 7,000 people in the western regions of Tver region, said on Sunday the administration of the region.
"In the whole region, as at 12.00 MSK, remained without electricity 6.8 thousand people," — said in a statement.
Total shutdown affected 238 settlements. Most affected by the disaster site Andreapol, Toropetzkaya Zapadnodvinskogo Nelidovsky and Tver Region.
It is expected that most of the settlements will be restored to power Sunday evening, according to the document.