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SK filed a case due to lack of water in the villages in the Astrakhan region

Investigators opened a criminal case on abuse of power due to the lack of water in three villages of the Astrakhan region, according to SUCK Russia in the region.

In mid-June, investigators organized a test after media reports about the lack of water in the towns of akhtubinskiy district, in particular, due to the replacement of metal pipes with plastic twice the smaller diameter. In early July, a source told RIA Novosti that in the administration of akhtubinsky district, law enforcement officers conducted a seizure of documents.

In the Astrakhan region revealed the cell "Jehovah's Witnesses"*

Investigators opened a criminal case against four residents of the Astrakhan region, which, according to law enforcement authorities, was led by the local extremist organization "Jehovah's Witnesses"*, according to SUCK Russia in the region.

"A criminal case against four local residents at the age from 38 to 47 years old, suspected of committing crimes under part 1 of article 282.2 and part 2 of article 282 of the criminal code (organization of an extremist organization)", - stated in the message.

FSB prevented a terrorist attack in Astrakhan region

Employees of the FSB in the Astrakhan region detained a local resident, a supporter of the terrorist organization "Islamic state"*, who planned to commit a terrorist attack in Astrakhan, told RIA Novosti the representative of FSB of Russia in the region.

According to him, the person from Astrakhan, born in 1987 swore the leader of the IG*, electing him by his "Amir". "At the same time a local resident has taken the decision to commit a terrorist act in Astrakhan by an armed attack on the administrative building," he said.

Russians warned of abnormally hot weather

Experts of hydrometeorological centre warned about abnormal heat in some regions.

So, in the Saratov region in the period from 5-7 July, the air warms up to plus forty degrees Celsius. Hot weather is also expected in the Rostov (plus 40-41 degrees), Astrakhan (plus 40-42) regions, Kalmykia (42-43 degrees).

Case astrahanka accused of torturing daughter, handed over to the court

Investigators sent to court a criminal case concerning the inhabitant of the Astrakhan region, accused that she drunkenly beat and bit in the face of his four-month-old daughter, according to SUCK Russia in the region.

According to investigators, in may 2020 21-year-old woman, being in an alcohol intoxication in his apartment, beat her four-month-old daughter's hands to the head and body and was biting her face.

In the Astrakhan region for the amendments voted 86,73% of voters

For amendments to the Constitution of Russia according to the results of processing 100% of protocols have voted 86,73% of the population of the Astrakhan region, against – of 12.73%, reported RIA Novosti the Chairman of regional election Committee Igor Korovin.

"The turnout - 73,41%. Over - 86,73% against - is 12.73%. It is 100% of protocols throughout the region," he said.

Scientists have warned about the risk of accidents at power plants due to the heat

Scientists of the Russian research Institute on problems of civil defense and emergency situations (VNII GOCHS) are warning about a rise in temperature above climatic norm in the first decade of July in the European territory of the Russian Federation, which could lead to crash at transformer substations due to overheating in eight regions of the country, including the Kuban and the Crimea.

"In early July temperatures above normal by 4-5 degrees are forecasted in the European territory of the country. The overrun of electricity due to the hot weather increases the likelihood of accidents at power supply systems, caused by failures in the operation of power systems in connection with the overheating and possible ignition transformer substations on the territory of the Lipetsk, Voronezh, Tambov, Volgograd, Rostov, Astrakhan regions, Krasnodar Krai and the Republic of Crimea", - stated in the message on the official website of Institute of civil defense.

The head of the Astrakhan and Volgograd regions voted on the amendments

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.

In the Astrakhan region will open up fitness centers and a summer cafe

The number of restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus, is cancelled in the Astrakhan region on June 25, in particular, will resume fitness centers and outdoor cafes, according to the Department of administration of the Governor of the region.

In the framework of the lifting of restrictions will become possible to conduct entrance examinations and submission of documents to universities and colleges in person. Institutions of additional education will be able to organize leisure for children in praesentia or in absentia, but group lessons can not be carried out yet.

Source: the brother of the child found in the concrete in Astrakhan, he knew about the murder

The brother of the child found encased in concrete in Astrakhan, he knew about the murder, but kept silent about it for more than three months, told RIA Novosti source in law enforcement bodies.

Militiamen June 19, found the body of 12-year-old boy encased in concrete under the floor of the house that belongs to his older brother. According to investigators, the boy left home on March 4 and returned in the morning the next day. During an argument the mother hit him with a dumbbell, and the baby died, says SK. While his family tried to confuse the investigation, reporting that they had seen him near the house, and also learned on the security cameras. The child's mother was arrested.

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