Asia (bbabo.net), - The senators of Uzbekistan have to sit in their coats because the building is cold. This was announced by the deputy of the Upper Chamber of the Republic Bakhodir Tadjiev, reports today, December 12, upl.uz. He added that there is also no electricity in the room.
According to Tajiev, the temperature in his office does not exceed 15 degrees. In this regard, you have to work in insulated outerwear. He stressed that everyone without exception suffers from the lack of heat and electricity in the country.
Earlier it was reported that the Ministry of Energy of the Republic announced the need for rolling blackouts in order to save resources.
Currently, due to the lack of gas in Uzbekistan, there is an energy crisis and a fuel crisis. Areas that use coal for heating also experience shortages of solid fuels. The heads of several energy companies were taken into custody, who are suspected of criminal negligence, which led to the current state of the country's energy complex.
Three ministries - energy, economic development and poverty reduction, investment and foreign trade - were instructed to organize round-the-clock headquarters for prompt and systematic resolution of issues in the field of energy supply. The Uzbek authorities have completely stopped gas exports and started negotiations with other countries on additional purchases of energy resources.