Donetsk filter station and pump station of the first rise of Yuzhnodonbass water pipeline were subjected to heavy fire, - press service of Voda Donbaassa company reports.
"Today at 6.20, Donetsk filter station and pump station of the first rise of the Yuzhnodonbass water pipeline were subjected to heavy fire. The staff was in the shelter until 7.30", - the report said.
At present, the territory and equipment are being inspected for damage.
On April 17 at 15.40, a bus with the shift personnel of Donetsk filter station came under fire. Five employees of the company were wounded.
In this regard, Donetsk filter station stopped its operation on April 18. The supply of drinking water to Avdiivka, partly to Donetsk and Yasynuvata, Krasny Partyzan, Kruta Balka and Verkhnyotoretske was stopped.
As of the morning of April 23, the water supply was resumed in full. According to the agreements reached, representatives of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission will accompany the station personnel until the end of this week.
The pump station of the first rise of Yuzhnodonbass water pipeline is the most important object of the water supply system in the region through which water from the Siverskyi Donets-Donbass channel goes to 5 filter stations: Donetsk (water supply to settlements: Avdiivka, partially Donetsk and Yasynuvata, Verkhnyotoretske, Vasylivka, Krasny Partyzan), Karlivska (water supply to settlements: Bilozerske, Bilytske, Hirnyk, Dobropillia, Myrnohrad, Novohrodivka, Pokrovsk, Selydove, Ukrainsk, towns: Oleksandrivka, Vodianske, Vyshneve, Zhelanne, Kurakhivka, Novodonetske, Sviatohorivka, Hostry, Tsukuryne, villages: Oleksandropil, Annivka, Balahan, Bezzabotivka, Hryhorivka, Zoriane, Vodiane, Orlivka, Lastochkyne, Promin, Novovodiane, Svitle, Iverske, Mykolayivka, Myronivka, Petrivka, Lisovka), Velykoanadolska (water supply to settlements: Volnovakha, Dokuchaievsk, Vuhledar, Novotroitske, Volodymyrivka, Oktiabrske, Olhynske, Blahodatne, Blyzhnie, Yasne) Mariupol No. 1 and No. 2 (Mariupol, Sartana, Stary Krym).