After the partial collapse of a residential building in Astrakhan The authorities introduced a regional state of emergency. The governor stated this Astrakhan region Igor Babushkin in his Telegram-channel.
“As of 02:30, 25 percent of the rubble of the collapsed building had been cleared. A sufficient number of rescuers and equipment have been deployed. Our medical institutions, ministries and services have been transferred to round-the-clock operation,” Babushkin said.
The message clarifies that the removal of the rubble is planned to be completed before 14:00, after which the area will be fenced off. Three temporary accommodation centers have been organized for the residents of the collapsed building; they will be provided with hot meals and things. According to the regional governor, all victims will be provided with financial support and provided with housing as soon as possible.
Earlier, following the collapse of a residential building in Astrakhan started criminal case under Articles 109 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation and 168 of the Criminal Code RF (causing death and destruction of property through negligence). According to investigators, unknown persons doing repairs in one of the apartments could have damaged the load-bearing structures.https://musicnewsfirst.com/