Bad weather leaves 162 populated areas in Ukraine without electricity

Bad weather leaves 162 populated areas in Ukraine without electricity

As of the morning of October 1, adverse weather conditions left 162 towns and villages in nine regions of Ukraine without electricity, the State Emergency Service of Ukraine has reported.

“As of 7:00 on October 1, bad weather conditions (heavy rain and wind gusts) caused blackouts in 162 populated areas in nine regions, in particular: Luhansk region – 52 populated areas, Kyiv region – 43, Chernihiv region – 18, Kirovohrad region – 15, Cherkasy region – 13, Donetsk region – 10, Zhytomyr region – 5, Dnipropetrovsk region – 3, and Sumy region – 3," reads the report.

Emergency response teams of regional power distribution companies have been involved in the restoration of power supply.


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