Until the end of the year, the gas pipeline from the village of Ocheretino will be connected to Avdiivka. It will allow gasification of the settlement. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister Henadiy Zubko, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers reports.
It is noted that the gas pipeline will be built around the occupied territory of the Donetsk region, its length is more than 14 km.
"Now we are closing an existing issue of gas supply, the uninterrupted supply to the population will be provided. The only question remains with Krasnohorivka and Mariinka, but today we have already an example of a professional approach to design and equipment, the implementation of building regulations, "he said.
He noted that until the end of the year, Avdiivka's houses will be provided with gas. At the moment, more than 20 thousand people remain unprovided.
The gas was supplied to Avdiivka through the main gas pipeline Makiivka-Avdiivka. On June 7, the gas pipeline section was damaged due to another shelling by militants.
As it was reported earlier militants shelled the residential quarter of Avdiivka (Donetsk region) and the Donetsk Filtration Station on Wednesday night. According to Zhebrivsky, as a result of the shelling, windows and a roof was broken in a private house. There are no casualties among civilians.
During the shelling of the Donetsk Filtration Station, a bullet of 12 mm caliber fell into the control room, where at that time there was a station employee. The woman was not hurt.