Iryna Vereshchuk: “As a result of the work of humanitarian corridors on April 7 – 4,676 people were evacuated”

Опубліковано 7 April 2022 року, о 18:37

This was announced by the Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Iryna Vereshchuk at the final briefing in the Office of the President of Ukraine.

3,256 people traveled to Zaporizhzhia via humanitarian corridors from Mariupol and Berdyansk in their own transport and evacuation buses.

1,205 of them are from Mariupol.

2050 people arrived from the cities of Zaporizhzhia region: Pology, Vasylivka, Berdyansk and Melitopol.

A convoy of 9 evacuation buses will arrive in Melitopol today. Humanitarian aid will also be delivered by bus.

Tomorrow morning it is planned to send buses in the direction of Zaporizhzhia. Place of gathering of people –

Ivana Alekseeva street, 12 (fire department 10).

Also, 2 evacuation buses arrived in Tokmak today. Departure of this transport is planned for tomorrow morning.

Meeting place – Shevchenko street, 5.

In addition, buses will be sent from the city of Zaporizhzhia in the morning to evacuate people from Berdyansk.

Today, 1,420 people were evacuated from the cities of Lysychansk, Severodonetsk, Rubizhne and Kreminna in the Luhansk region.

“Tomorrow we will continue to work on the humanitarian corridor for Mariupol and the blocked cities of Zaporizhzhia region, as well as for the evacuation of people from the cities of Luhansk region” – Iryna Vereshchuk said.