The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has decided to allocate UAH 100 million from the reserve fund for the elimination of the consequences of the fire in the ammunition depot near Ichnya, reports Hromadske.
“Today, we will decide on the allocation of 100 million hryvnias to the restoration in the Chernihiv region of those settlements where there was a problem and destruction,” said Prime Minister Volodymyr Groisman on the eve of the decision.
According to the Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak, as of the morning of October 10, at an ammunition store near the city of Ichnya, Chernihiv region, the explosion intensity was 1 explosion for 3 minutes. Because of the explosions, the authorities evacuated about 10 thousand people in the area. At 4:22, airspace was closed within a radius of 20 kilometers, stopped the movement of rail and road transport. Electricity and gas supply was also cut off in the settlements located in the zone of possible damage due to explosions.