Russian Federation: Floods - April 2012

Disaster description

According to the assessment conducted by the Russian Red Cross, 957 families (2,406 people) are considered to be affected by the floods in the Volgograd region of Russia. Emergency situation status was announced in the Elansky, Rudnyansky and Kamylzhensky districts. (IFRC, 26 Apr 2012)

In Mordovia, 1,128 houses are flooded due to high water level in the rivers Alatyr, Seitma and Moksha (Government, 23 Apr 2012).

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