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MAKHACHKALA, October 11 (Itar-Tass) — The damage that has been caused by rain floods is currently being assessed in the city of Derbent, Dagestan.
According to the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry’s (EMERCOM) main department for Dagestan, “It is planned to complete the emergency restoration operations by 18:00, Friday.” The natural calamity aftermath is being liquidated by over 600 people with 175 machinery units.
A special commission on the damage assessment continues its work.
A total of 320 private homes were flooded as a result of heavy rains, which occurred on the night to October 10 in Derbent and the Sabnova settlement. Six people have been killed in the calamity, including a family of three and a 10-month old baby. The flooding affected a total of 1,120 people, including 280 children.