Almaty remained without electricity

Алматы остался без света

This Kazakhstani city of Almaty on Monday remained without power. The correspondent of the Agency “Interfax-Kazakhstan” and eyewitnesses report that there is no light in almost all areas of the city.

On the streets traffic lights don’t work, so at major intersections out directing traffic.

“Manual on the regulation involved about 400 employees of the patrol police,” – said the press service of the city police Department.

In the Kazakh metropolis is home to more than 1.8 million people. In the last days in Almaty is hot – the thermometer shows the mark of 35 degrees above zero.