In response to the report from the Accounts Chamber made in 2017, there have been 16,270 bomb shelters in Russia. In response to information from open sources, there are about 250 specialised shelters in Moscow right this moment.
Moscow’s most well-known underground amenities and bomb shelters are Metro-2, Ramenki-43 and Stalin’s bunker, the place one may even e-book an tour. There are intensive underground amenities within the complicated of buildings of the Nationwide Management Heart of the Ministry of Protection on Moscow’s Frunzenskaya Embankment. Many different authorities places of work, together with the Home of the Authorities, even have bomb shelters, Gazeta.Ru web site studies.
In response to the Moscow Perspective, a newspaper of the Moscow development complicated, greater than 2,500 amenities could be rapidly transformed into bomb shelters too — metro stations, parking tons, underground buying facilities and even basements.
Moscow final held a listing of assorted varieties of underground amenities and bomb shelters in 2016. Andrei Mishchenko, Deputy Head of the Principal Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Conditions for town of Moscow, then stated that Moscow was prepared to supply bomb shelters for 100% of town’s inhabitants.
Through the occasions of the USSR, bomb shelters had been made to supply safety towards weapons of mass destruction, together with chemical and nuclear weapons. One cannot keep in such shelters for a very long time with out water provides, meals provides, folding beds and sanitary amenities, however there are related gear applications, the web site stated just about retired EMERCOM Common Igor Yakupov.
On January 21 of this 12 months, it was reported that an organization in St. Petersburg deliberate to construct a brand new bomb shelter subsequent to a railway station.
Earlier it was reported that the development of a bomb shelter in Moscow began close to the Botanichesky Unhappy (Botanic Backyard) metro station in Moscow. The bunker can accommodate as much as 1,500 individuals.