The use of diesel generators for backup power in Sevastopol costs RUB 1.5 million a day, reported the so-called Governor of the city of Sevastopol Sergey Menyailo as cited by ForPost.

Menyailo ordered not to spend any reserve funds that city has money in emergency case.

- Now, I'll institute a proposal to replenish the reserve fund. Currently, the reserve fund expenditures are RUB 22 million. I will ask to increase the fund by RUB 50 million, said Menyailo.

As reported earlier, RUB 145.4 million has been earmarked for the reserve fund of the city of Sevastopol.