In Yakutia almost 64 thousand people were left without electricity at minus 29 degrees

In Yakutia, about 64 thousand people and enterprises of local industry were left without electricity as a result of the accident in Churapchinsky ulus. These data are reported by the Situational and analytical center of the Ministry of energy of Russia.

As specified, without power supply there were consumers and enterprises of the local industry in amginskiy, Tattinsky, Tomponsky, Ust-Maisky and Churapchinsky regions. The temperature is currently minus 29 degrees. Specialists carry out emergency repair work, reports TASS.

According to the press service of the regional government, the heat within the settlements is not broken thanks to alternative sources of supply.