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MOSCOW, April 4 (Itar-Tass) – More than 200 dwelling houses are still flooded in Russia’s Central and Volga federal districts, a spokesman for the Russian emergencies ministry told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
“As many as 221 houses and 201 household plots are flooded in eight settlements in six regions,” the spokesman said. A total of 215 people have been evacuated from the flooded areas. They are staying at their relatives’. Apart from that, as many as 38 low-rise bridges and two sections of motor roads have been flash flooded.
“The floods have not affected life-support facilities and systems. Works are underway to remove the consequences of the floods,” the spokesman added.
In all, according to the spokesman, the flood situation has stabilized.