Floods cause $454 million of damage in Siberia

Source: Business Insurance

July 08, 2019 Sergei Levchenko, governor of Russia’s Irkutsk region, said that recent floods caused $454 million worth of damage in eastern Siberia, Crime Russia reported citing sources. Mr. Levchenko said that the floods damaged infrastructure and homes in 103 settlements and killed 22 people in the districts of Nizhneudinsky, Taishetsky, Tulunsky, Chunsky and Ziminsky.