Powerful Storm Hits Three Regions of Kazakhstan

Powerful Storm Hits Three Regions of Kazakhstan

A powerful storm killed one and injured 30 people in Akmola region.

The equivalent of one month’s snowfall fell in one night in Kostanai region. Emergency teams rescued 70 drivers stuck on the Kostanai-Rudnyi highway due to the huge snowstorm. More than a 100 car accidents and power and cold water disruptions were reported in the cities of Kostanai region due to the bad weather conditions.

A powerful storm destroyed hospitals, schools and residential buildings in North Kazakhstan region.

According to some reports, the roofs of more than 160 buildings in Kazakhstan were damaged because of destructive winds. Currently, the damage caused by the recent storm is being calculated.


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