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MOE said about the threat of a collapse of a house in Nizhny Novgorod after the gas explosion

The rubble at the site of the collapse in the stairwell of the nine-floor house in Nizhny Novgorod is not conducted because of the threat of collapse, told RIA Novosti the representative of GUMCHS in the Nizhny Novgorod region.

The incident occurred in an apartment on the 6th floor of the nine houses 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. Regional SUCK opened a criminal case under article "services that do not meet safety requirements of consumers."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.

"Now the rubble is not conducted because of the threat of collapse," - said the Agency interlocutor.

He could not specify when these works can be initiated, noting that the first will have to study the situation and make sure safety analysis.