Water accidents' statistics - Ministry of Emergencies of Kazakhstan

ALMATY. July 23. KAZINFORM Seven people went down due to a strong wind and storm in Kapshagay reservoir in Almaty region, the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Emergencies reported.

Severe weather events were recorded on July 20. The rescuers of the region's emergency department asked people to be careful.

Totally, on July 20-21 eight calls were received by the Emergency Department of Almaty region. 20 people were rescued and another seven could not reach the shore and drowned.

Besides, four more people drowned while swimming in western Kazakhstan, in Akmola region, eastern and southern Kazakhstan.

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