15.08.11. Around 60,000 people were left without electricity in Chechnya because of accidents caused by wind on Sunday, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the official representative of the regional emergency department Timur Taysumov.
"Without the light of the remaining residents of the two villages of Shali and Germenchuk and Avtury. This is about 56 thousand people, "- said agentstva.Po He said strong winds snapped electrical wires at night, resulting in the withdrawal of three down the block at the Argun CHP and an electrical substation in Shali.
"It energized about 95,000 residents of the Shali district, but for the night team of repairmen to repair the problem Argun CHP and electricity supply for some residents — roughly about 39 thousand people. Repair work going on, "- said Taisumov.
He stressed that hospitals and other institutions connected to a redundant power supply.
Source: In the South Caucasus