Iryna VERESHCHUK: On April 1, more than 6,000 people were evacuated

Опубліковано 1 April 2022 року, о 17:51

The Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk spoke about the results of the humanitarian corridors on the April, 1. Up to date, more than 6,000 citizens have been deported from dangerous regions.

More than 1,400 citizens traveled to Zaporizhzhia from Berdyansk and Melitopol by their own transport along the humanitarian corridors. Of these, 771 people – from Mariupol and 670 – residents of the cities of Zaporizhzhia region: Berdyansk, Melitopol, Pologi, Orikhov and Vasylivka.

In Luhansk region, more than 1.7 thousand people were evacuated – from Severodonetsk, Rubizhne, Lysychansk, Kreminna and Popasna.

42 buses from Berdyansk with Mariupol residents and 12 – from Melitopol with local residents – have already passed Vasylivka. This is more than 2.5 thousand people. More than 300 private cars follow the buses. All of them are now going to Zaporizhzhia.

Also, 10 buses arrived from Zaporizhzhia to Berdyansk today, delivering 80 tons of humanitarian aid. Tomorrow morning they will continue the evacuation of Mariupol residents.