The damage amounts to 404 million tenge.
In the Turkestan region of Kazakhstan suffered four settlements due to the fact that in neighbouring Uzbekistan was a breakthrough of the dam, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
This was announced by the Deputy akim of Turkestan region Saken Kalamanov.
“We have to date 4 villages flooded. This village Zhana Turmys, there are 46 homes, village jenis — 130 houses, the village Ferdowsi — 250 houses, the village Algabas — 194 homes. Thus, 620 houses are in the flooded area”, — he said.
According to Kalkamanova, in the area of flooding may be another town.
“Now we check this information”, — he stressed.
It is clarified that the residents of affected communities have been evacuated, and the advanced level of the damage amounts to 404 million tenge (current exchange rate — $1/424,57 tenge).
“The Department of agriculture of the Turkestan region surveyed acreage. We have information that to date has suffered 3 600 hectares of farmland in Maktaaral district, remained under water. The preliminary sum of an assessment of damages is about 404 million tenge”, — he said.
We will remind, the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Gormet stopped powers of the Deputy of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament Dariga Nazarbayeva — daughter of the former leader of the country.