There are no Kazakhstan citizens among victims of Sandy Hurricane in the United States, Tengrinews.kz reports citing the official representative of Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry Altay Abibullayev.
According to Abibullayev, all necessary aid will be rendered to Kazakhstan citizens if any of them applies to Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry. Round-the-clock hot lines are available in Kazakhstan Embassy in Washington and Kazakhstan General Consulate in New York for Kazakhstan citizens temporarily residing in the United States and their families in Kazakhstan:
Kazakhstan Embassy in Washington: +1 202 660 3332, +1 202 644 6294
Kazakhstan General Consulate in New York: +1 646 270 9067, +1 646 247 2666
Representatives of the Department of Consulate Service of Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry are also available round-the-clock at the following telephone numbers: +7 701 524 24 29 (Marlen Kussayinov) and +7 (7172) 72 01 18 (Dinara Nurkenova).
Sandy hurricane reached the U.S. coast in the morning of October 30. According to the latest information, over 20 people fell victims of the storm in the U.S. and Canada. 10 of them died in New York. 8.114 million people were left without electricity in the hurricane-hit states.