BLAGOVESHCHENSK, 28 APR – RIA Novosti. Major repairs of the bridge across the Zeya river, about the damage which the Governor of the Amur region, Vasily Orlov reported Monday to President Vladimir Putin, will begin in August, according to the regional government.

the Russian President has instructed the Finance Ministry and the transport Ministry to resolve the issue with the repair this bridge and build a new one.

“a surgical examination of the emergency site, preparing the technical solution for recovery. Roughly, the repair time will be from 20 to 30 days, preliminary cost – 20 million rubles. Overhaul repair of bridge is scheduled for August 2020, are currently under preparation of project documentation”,- quotes the government of the Amur region Orlov.

Now the cars on the bridge through Zeya move on one strip, the movement of freight and passenger vehicles weighing more than 3.5 tons prohibited.