YEREVAN, October 25./ARKA/. The doctors are making all the necessary efforts to help the injured in today’s collapse of a half-constructed building in Yerevan downtown, Armenia’s Health Ministry reported referring to minister Derenik Dumanyan.
Health Minister of Armenia Derenik Dumanyan visited Grigor Lusavorich center to get familiar with the health conditions of the injured.
The collapse of a building at 20, Khanjyan street was reported to the Ministry of Emergency at 13:10 local time (the same as Moscow time). The special rescue group duty team of the crisis management center of Armenian Ministry of Emergencies and six squads arrived at the accident site.
Eleven injured were transported to “Grigor Lusavorich” medical center. One of them is in a grave condition. Currently, only nine injured are held in the center, as two out of 11 didn’t need medical aid.
Minister said the state will cover all the medical expenses.
Wreck removal is launched at the accident site.
According to Yerevan Municipality, the individual responsible for the building construction didn’t have any construction permit. --0-