"The Commission on Emergency Situations made the decision to extend the emergency regime to the entire territory of the Khabarovsk Territory," RIA Novosti quotes a government representative.

He also said that on August 5, they plan to form an interdepartmental commission, which will include representatives of the administrations of Khabarovsk and Komsomolsk-on-Amur.

"At the time of the flood, all holidays of heads of regions located along the Amur River were canceled," he added.

Earlier, the authorities of the Jewish Autonomous Region introduced an emergency situation in the region due to a flood on the Amur River.