Four thousand people were evacuated from flooded settlements in the Kherson region. about it in his Telegram channel said the acting head of the region Vladimir Saldo.
“Accommodation of residents of the Kherson region affected by the flood is carried out, among other things, in temporary accommodation centers,” he wrote.
The balance personally checked the conditions for the accommodation of the evacuees. According to him, the points have been equipped with everything necessary: they provide free food, as well as provide medical and psychological assistance. Nearly 3,000 places have now been equipped in 50 points. There is a reserve for another 5.5 thousand – it will be used if necessary.
The acting head of the region noted that many people expressed a desire to return back. In the near future, the authorities will decide on the payment of compensation for the affected housing.
Evacuated residents of the Kherson region are ready to accept in the Crimea, Zaporozhye region and other regions, said Saldo.
Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the head of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Alexander Kurenkov, to help people in the flood zone in the Kherson region.