Saratov. September 14. Interfax-Volga — In 10 of the 38 districts of the Saratov Region Governor Pavel Ipatov decree introduced a state of emergency due to loss of crops to drought, reported the Ministry of Press and Information of the region on Tuesday.
Emergency mode is entered in the Alexandrov-Gai, Dergachi, Ershov, Novouzensk, Krasnokutsk, Krasnopartizanskaya, Perelyubskogo, Petersburg, Fedorovsky, Engels areas.
Casus emergencies in these areas have become "dangerous agro-meteorological conditions (winds, soil and atmospheric drought)", states the report.