The citizens recommended to ventilate the apartment because of the strong smell of gas

The regional authorities advised residents of Nizhny Novgorod, where there was a strong smell of gas, ventilate the apartment, the press service of the Governor of the region.

Informed of EMERCOM in Nizhny Novgorod region reported that the rescuers trying to find out the cause of a smell of gas in Nizhny Novgorod.

According to the press service of the head of the region, after complaints of citizens to a strong smell of gas on behalf of the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin formed the operational headquarters led by Deputy Governor Dmitry Krasnov. The authorities reported that the staff of the CPS are sampling the air, and residents are encouraged to remain calm and stay home.

"According to the regional Ministry of the environment, at the moment, the smell of GAZ in Nizhny Novgorod is weakened and almost not felt. Regional Ministry of energy and utilities recommends accurately ventilate the apartment. Rescuers continue search for source of odor of gas," - said the press service of the Governor of the region.