September 3, 2013. In the area of Komsomolsk-on-Amur, a breach in the dam water flooded one of the suburbs, in danger of flooding was another locality. Rescuers urgently evacuated from the danger zone of hundreds of people.
Around the Komsomolsk-on-Amur continue to build the dam. They are becoming higher as the water level in the river. The village is named after Mendeleev, is one of the areas of the city, directly on the beach. Some of the houses here are not saved, the people were evacuated. The mound — the only thing that protects against flooding of those who remained. When it became clear that flooding can not be avoided, Paul Averianov, even though he lives on a hill, dropped everything and came to build fortifications. There are now all mixed up — volunteers, soldiers, rescue workers.
On the roadway, too sandbags. They put pressure on the sewers to sewage is poured out on the road. Somewhere else has managed to contain the flood, and somewhere anymore.
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Of suburbs that lie in the lowlands, rescuers evacuated, hundreds of victims. Around the village Horpinsky dam is gone. It just washed away. The streets are flooded, and the water in some homes have already reached the level of the roof, and every day it only gets bigger. Almost all the people left here, there were 30 people, reports NTV Anastasia Litvinov.
Residents of the sinking of the Far East are living on roofs and bonfires
September 4, 2013. Alarming reports came today with the flood enveloped the Far East. The situation has deteriorated dramatically in Komsomolsk-on-Amur.
In Komsomolsk-on-Amur water pressure broke one of the temporary dikes protecting the city, there was a leak. Under the threat of flooding were homes, evacuation goes on and on rooftops in flooded suburban communities.
The settlement Belgo completely flooded. There is not one island sushi, you can live only on the roofs. Water rises every day, but people still refuse to leave. Bottled water every day delivering rescuers. There is no electricity. At night, it is already cold. To warm up, some bonfires right in attics.
In the truck, which was raised by the seemingly high above the ground, drowning cow. The owners do not want to give them up when all the cattle from the village were taken by barge, and is now asking to smuggle animals on land.
Vyacheslav Lavrentyev rescuer: "To be honest, there was a barge. We are in this barge unloaded the cattle. What to do about it now? I'll have to come up with some sort of separate operation. I do not know … People who, for example, do not want to evacuate, they all sounded the cattle, yesterday shot down a gun. "
Belgo from Komsomolsk-on-Amur near. Township sandbags will not help. He literally merged with the river. And the city is still trying to protect. Today is another dam washed away in the street Perm. The water is coming right up to the houses, the people were evacuated. Eliminate the gap in the defense of the city came the soldiers and volunteers. The fortifications erected here almost around the clock — thousands of people dragging bags, heavy machinery drives up the stones. This is now the only thing that can prevent water flooding residential areas
The flood peak in Komsomolsk-on-Amur in the middle of September
September 5, 2013. Federal highway connecting the Komsomolsk-on-Amur regional center, now completely closed to traffic cars. Interruptions in the supply of goods to the trade network caused an unprecedented consumer boom. Disappeared from the shelves of cereals, candles and bottled water.
Meanwhile, the level of the Amur is still growing. Gradually picking up the central part of the city. Flooded villages, towns and garden associations. The gardens have to be all the time and the police — abandoned suburban farm they guard against looters.
Alexander Kudryashov, PPP, Komsomolsk-on-Amur, "Well, people are calmer because they see that the patrol and inspection service is always patrolling the area to help in emergency situations that happen."
According to the forecast, the peak of the floods in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, will come in mid-September. But people are not waiting for the flood in droves write an application for compensation. Government of Russia for this purpose will be allocated 12 billion rubles. Deputy Prime Minister and envoy Yuri Trutnev with Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov today examined Khabarovsk.
Vladimir Puchkov, Minister of Emergency Situations, "on the territory of Khabarovsk Krai whole group forces the Russian Emergencies Ministry, which works remain after the withdrawal of water. And perform all the necessary support and targeted assistance to people and restore the work of socially important facilities. "
Emergency Situations Minister added that today begins preparations for next year's spring floods. Apparently, he will again be stormy, and it will take a lot of effort to eliminate its consequences.