Kazakh Deputy Premier to visit Priozersk to get familiarized with heating supply recovery efforts

KARAGANDA REGION. January 14. KAZINFORM /Serik Sabekov/ Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Industry and New Technologies Asset Issekeshev is expected to visit Priozersk town of Karaganda region today to get familiarized with the heating supply recovery efforts.

As earlier reported, on January 4, 2010 after a boiler room accident happened in Priozersk houses and social facilities were frozen.

The main reason of the accident is worn-out equipment. In order to prevent damage of the urban heating network the decision to drain the heating system of a number of houses and social facilities was made. Reserve budgetary funds were allocated for the emergency response.

The Government established a working group to clear up the cause of the accident.

At the governmental telephone conference Governor of Karaganda region Serik Akhmetov informed that works on heat supply reconstruction were underway.

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