January 8, 2023, 04:54 – Public News Service – OSN

The head of the press service of the Khasavyurt mayor’s office, Nazhiyulla Abdulaev, said that the number of victims as a result of gas explosion in a residential building increased to five.

“Five people were injured in a gas explosion, two of them were hospitalized,” RIA Novosti quotes him as saying.

Earlier it became known that on the night of January 7-8, an explosion and fire occurred in a six-story residential building in Khasavyurt. This was reported by the Ministry of Emergency Situations for Dagestan.

The department said in a statement that the incident happened at number 35 on Datuev Street. On the first floor of a six-story building, an explosion of a gas-air mixture occurred, followed by a fire. According to preliminary data, several people were injured in the incident. More about it read in material Public news service.

Recently in St. Petersburg, in the Pushkin district, there was fire production building. The Ministry of Emergency Situations involved in the elimination of the fire: 7 pieces of equipment and 32 personnel. Two dead were found at the scene.