Night monitoring fires set in the Volgograd region on the background of a series of fires that threatened human settlements in the region, told reporters the Governor of the region Andrey Bocharov after a meeting of the operational headquarters.
Earlier it was reported that in the village Knyazhenskaya 2 of the Mikhailovsky district of the Volgograd region on fire the wheat field. Then the fire spread to 10 houses. All in the village are about 50 houses in which they live 84 people. Affected by fire no residents were evacuated. According to the MOE, burned down one house, two houses and 11 outbuildings. To extinguish the fire were attracted by the helicopter Mi-8 of EMERCOM of Russia. The fire at 21.00 local time (20.00 MSK) localized.
The Governor of the Volgograd region Andrei Bocharov went to the scene of the fires in the Olkhovsky district, where there is a threat to the villages, told RIA Novosti in the press service of the regional administration.
Earlier it was reported that in the afternoon on Wednesday in Olkhovsky region lit up the forest, there is a threat of transition of fire on the houses of the village of Berry.
According to preliminary data, more than 65% of inhabitants of the Volgograd region in favour of the transition from local to Moscow time, against 34%, said the Deputy of regional Duma Sergey Bulgakov.
Earlier in the Volgograd region, together with the vote on the Constitution held a survey of residents about the transition to Moscow time. As told by the Governor of the region Andrei Bocharov, the survey polled 74% of voters.
The governors of Astrakhan and Volgograd regions Igor Babushkin Andrey Bocharov Thursday took part in the voting on the amendments to the Constitution of Russia, according to administration regions.
A nationwide vote will take place on July 1, however the opportunity to vote for the Russians have with June 25.
The Chairman of the State Duma of Russia Vyacheslav Volodin laid flowers on Mamaev hill, in the day of the Victory Parade, told reporters in the administration of the Volgograd region.
According to the Agency, Volodin on Wednesday arrived in Volgograd with a working visit.