Azeri Ecology Ministry Assessed Damage to Environment as a Result of Train Crash

Business Materials 16 January 2007 18:21 (UTC +04:00)

The Azerbaijani Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources determined the amount of the damage to the environment as a result of the cistern crash on January 13. The damage has been estimated in amount of AZN 1,233, Trend reports with reference to the Press-Service of the same Ministry. The Ministry intends to raise claim against the offenders of the incidents.

Presently work is being carried out in this direction after which the offenders of the crash will be discovered, the same source said.

In addition, the Ministry said that in result of the crash which took place on January 13 in Azerbaijan near the Govlar station (Tovuz district), nearly 15 tons of oil overflowed in the territory of 300 square meters.