Regional governor of Veliko Turnovo: State of emergency in Strazhitsa cancelled12 June 2019 | 16:22 | FOCUS News Agency
"I was on site in the morning, the situation was getting back to normal as the rain had already stopped. It was only lightly raining in the morning," she explained. "The fire brigade had been draining the Cheshme Dere dam in the village of Kamen and its level dropped more than a metre and a half and is now below the critical level, there is no risk of overflowing," said Lyubomira Popova, adding that life in the two villages is getting back to normal.
© 2019 All rights reserved. Citing Focus Information Agency is mandatory!
Regional Governor of Veliko Tarnovo Lyubomira Popova: State of emergency declared in Strazhitsa over two overflowing dams11 June 2019 | 12:21 | FOCUS News Agency
Veliko Tarnovo. A state of emergency has been declared in the municipality of Strazhitsa because of the two overflowing dams, Regional Governor of Veliko Tarnovo Prof. Dr. Lubomira Popova told Focus News Agency. "We are currently on site, the situation is under control. Pumping water out of the school in Kamen village continues," Prof. Popova said. She further said that in the next few hours, she and the head of the Regional Directorate of Agriculture will visit the village of Nova Varbovka in order to check the damage inflicted on agricultural land.Open in new tab