2.01.11.Po data on 2 January, more than 7,000 residents of the Tver region were without electricity. During the night because of heavy snowfall and wind power line fell trees. As a result, 238 communities have problems with energy supply.
The most complicated situation in the western regions of the Upper Volga — in Zapadnodvinskom left without electricity 1.2 thousand people, Toropetskiy — 3 thousand people. There sent more rescue teams. First, restore the work of social facilities, ITAR-TASS reported.
Total after tonight was disabled 295 transformer points. Chapter Region Dmitry Zelenin already established operational headquarters, which includes representatives of various regional services.
"Started emergency repair work suggest that the power will be restored as soon as possible," — said the representative of the local administration. To eliminate the consequences of accidents are 39 recovery teams, 50 units of special equipment.
Electricians help foresters providing snowmobiles — to the tear power lines can be difficult to reach otherwise.
Repairers hope to restore electricity to most of the affected areas by the end of the day.