465 villages cut off from electricity supplies in Ukraine

10:48, 23 December 2008
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Due to bad weather

465 villages in six regions of Ukraine were cut off from electricity supplies on Tuesday due to bad weather conditions.

The press office of the Emergency Ministry disclosed to UNIAN that, in particular, 112 settlements were cut off in the Vinnytsa Oblast, 155 settlements - in the Odesa Oblast, 121 settlements - in the Zhytomyr Oblast, 31 settlements - in the Cherkassy Oblast, 24 settlements - in the Kyiv Oblast, and 22 settlements - in the Kyryvograd Oblast.

Oblenergo repair brigades are working to resume the electricity supplies. Operative groups of Emergency Ministry`s regional directorates supervise the repair works.

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