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Ukraine without electricity and transport

Posted by the Editor on December 29, 2009

News / 29 December 2009 | 13:03

Ukraine without electricity and transport

Electricity supply was halted to 1,077 populated localities in 14 regions as a result of heavy rain, snow falls and squalls last night, the press service of the emergencies ministry reported.

Kyiv was also touched by the natural disaster. Trams traffic is suspended, buses and trolleybusses work with intervals due to bad weather conditions.

Passengers have to walk by sidewalks that remain uncleared from snow. Due to heavy snow falls there are numerous jams observed on the metropolitan roads, most part of vehicles were left in parkings.

At the same time no special machines to clear snow from the roads can be seen in the city. The renewal of the Boryspil international airport’s operation is suspended till 14.00.


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