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Due to heavy rainfall, the likelihood of flooding of roads and household plots remains extremely high both during the passage of floods on small rivers and during the formation of floods on the plain territories of the region.

In 10 settlements of 11 municipalities, more than 180 household plots have been flooded with water. 13 road sections are partially flooded. On the territory of the Bureysky district, one road bridge is flooded with water. 11 settlements were left without a car connection. In the village of Aleksandrovka, Zeya region, rescuers organized the work of a boat crossing. In the Zavitinsky district, rescuers and firefighters carry out emergency recovery work, provide assistance to the population, carry out bank protection and monitoring of the hydrological situation, including using unmanned aircraft. The population is informed about the current situation and the possible development of the situation in the coming days. A group with a total number of more than 260 people, 110 pieces of equipment, including four floating craft, are involved in carrying out emergency recovery work on the territory of the region.

In the Magdagachinsky region, work is underway to restore a section of the federal highway. In view of heavy precipitation on August 1, water washed away the roadbed on the 1225th km of the federal highway R-297 “Amur”. It is not possible to bypass this section of the road, the movement of vehicles is suspended. Measures are being taken to quickly restore movement. Operational groups of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the Amur Region, fire and rescue units of the Magdagachinsky and Shimanovsky districts are working at the scene. Traffic police officers of Magdagachinsky and Shimanovsky districts set up posts in order to ensure road safety and inform motorists about the current situation on the damaged section of the federal highway, as well as about the locations of parking points and medical assistance. Alerting and informing long-distance drivers about traffic restrictions on the FAD is carried out.

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