WASH Cluster Incident Report No. 224 - 22/10/2019
Voda Donbasa informed the WASH Cluster that there was shelling very close to the Donetsk Filter station (DFS) which started at 16:50 and finished at 17:35 on Monday 21st October. During the incident, the night shift of around 10 people took cover in the bomb shelter.
Fortunately, there was no damage to the Filter Station and no injuries among the staff.
Donetsk Filter Station supplies water to settlements on both sides of the line of contact: Avdiivka, Kruta Balka, Vasylivka, Verkhniotoretske and western areas of Donetsk city. It officially provides water in total to around 379,000 people (figures from Voda Donbasa).
The WASH Cluster is in touch with Voda Donbasa and will inform partners of any updates.