Downpour prevention center to be established in Tashkent
Tashkent. February 16. KazTAG - A crisis center connected with intensive precipitations will be created in Tashkent.
"The center will provide information to population about floods threat. The center creation is provided by complex measures for prevention and liquidation of emergency situations connected with intensive precipitations in Tashkent in 2015-2017," reads the message.
The document stipulates acquisition of special technique, equipment and boats.
Due to strong rains in May 2014 the irrigation system of Tashkent constructed in 1960th could not regulate water flows, as a result many districts were flooded.