State Emergency Service: 229 Ukrainian towns remain without electricity

Adverse weather conditions (rain, wet snow, gusts of wind) have left 229 towns and villages in Ukraine without electricity.

This has been reported by the press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.

"As of 7 a.m., April 22, bad weather conditions caused blackouts in 229 populated areas in four regions, particularly: 178 villages and towns – in Odesa region, 31 - in Dnipropetrovsk region, 16 - in Kharkiv region, 4 - in Kirovohrad region," reads a report.

Emergency teams of Oblenergo continue to conduct needed repairs to resume electricity supply.


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