The cause of mass death of the fish in Shahvard River flowing through Voskevaz Village, Aragatsotn Region, is known; the water in the river is poisoned. As the State Environmental Inspection of Nature Protection Ministry informed the ‘Haykakan Zhamanak’ newspaper, the lab analysis of water detected exceeding content of phosphate and hydrogen sulfide. Under the source, it means leakage of other materials into the river took place. ‘Haykakan Zhamanak’ was also informed that business entities operating in that area were being inspected.
May 28, 2014 at 14:00