MOSCOW, July 19 (Itar-Tass) — Russian rescuers, who worked at the flood-hit town of Krymsk, have returned to Moscow, the Emergency Situations Ministry’s press service told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
A total of 114 employees of the 179th Rescue Centre deployed in Noginsk and the Tsentrospac detachment returned to Moscow, the press service said.
For two weeks rescuers did their best to cope with the consequences of the disastrous flood in Krymsk and provide assistance to injured people.
The restoration works continue in the area. “They involve 19,455 people and about 2,500 units of equipment,” the southern regional emergency response department said.