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EMERCOM psychologists help victims in an emergency with gas in Nizhny Novgorod

Psychologists EMERCOM of Russia are assisting the victims of the gas explosion in the house in Nizhny Novgorod, according to EMERCOM of Russia.

The incident occurred in an apartment on the 6th floor of nine-story apartment building on Saturday morning. Damaged interroom partitions, the overlap between the 6th and 7th floors, broken Windows of the two apartments and the stairs of the entrance. Five people suffered. Authorities earlier said that all residents of the house temporarily settled, residents of the two entrances already evacuated, 124 people temporarily housed at a nearby school.

"Currently in the temporary accommodation centers (TACs), deployed on the basis of school № 127 Nizhny Novgorod, psychologists EMERCOM of Russia in Nizhny Novgorod region and Privolzhsky branch of the center of emergency psychological aid EMERCOM of Russia provided assistance to citizens", - stated in the message.

Regional SUCK opened a criminal case under article 238 of the RF criminal code (rendering services not meeting safety requirements of consumers).