MOSCOW, 7 Mar – RIA Novosti. Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has allocated more than 211.6 million rubles for housing for victims of the gas explosion in Yaroslavl, according to the website of the Cabinet. “More than 211.6 million rubles will be received by residents of the Yaroslavl region who have lost their apartments after the gas explosion. signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, “the message says.
The money will be allocated from the government's reserve fund. Federal funding will allow purchasing a total of more than 4.8 thousand square meters of housing.
The Ministry of Construction was instructed to conclude an agreement with the leadership of the Yaroslavl Region on the provision of these funds within 30 days. A report on their intended use must be submitted to the government by February 1, 2022.
A gas explosion in an apartment in a multi-storey building in Yaroslavl occurred on the evening of August 21, part of the structures collapsed. Three people were killed: a mother with an eight-year-old son and a 66-year-old woman. Three women were hospitalized. The investigation considered several versions of the emergency, as the main one – a domestic gas leak in an apartment on the fourth floor.