Crimea in the holiday season will be fully provided with drinking water and will cover all needs of local residents and visitors, said the head of the state Committee on water economy and melioration of the Peninsula Igor Weil.
"in the whole region of the Republic of Crimea holiday season provided with water by 100%," said Weil at the meeting of the Presidium of the Crimean state Council, RIA " Novosti ".
according to his statement, the situation in the most troubled regions from a position of shortage of drinking water is under control. So, Feodosia-Sudak region with a population of 120 thousand People has accumulation until July, Kerch with a population of 159 thousand Persons until August, Lenin territory with a population of 60 thousand people - in November, the village Shelkino with a population of about 12 thousand by July." These savings, they have continuously replenished, because working pump system and pump water, " said Weil. He said that In the current year is expected to file about 17 million cubic meters for irrigation fifteen thousand hectares of agricultural land in the 1st phase of the greenhouses and gardens. Remember, March 19, the Ministry of emergency situations of Russia warned that the low level of water in five Crimean reservoirs, caused by the low water level of the rivers in the Peninsula, may exacerbate the problem of providing residents with drinking water. At the end of March, the Minister of natural resources and ecology of Russia Sergey Donskoy said that the support of the Crimea water are made by 79%. Crimea and Sevastopol March 16 underscored 1-year anniversary of the referendum in which an overwhelming number of voters voted for secession from Ukraine and reunification with Russia. In Crimea for joining to the Russian Federation voted 96, 77%, in Sevastopol - 95, 6%. Both regions became Russian subjects 18 March, the day in the Crimea and Sevastopol declared a holiday is a day off. on March 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of the Crimea and Sevastopol a part of Russia, as well as the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district.