Donetsk, Aug 15 - DAN. A Sakhanka village resident in DPR’s southern Novoazovskiy district was wounded in shelling by Ukrainian forces, district administration head Anatoliy Yanovskiy told Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday.

“Ukrainian army units shelled Novoazovskiy District on Monday evening, a 71-year-old woman at 20 Konstitutsiya Street in Sakhanka village suffered shrapnel wounds of the limbs and head. She is in stable condition, emergency aid was provided quickly,” Yanovskiy said.

“A gas pipe sustained shelling damage; it has been repaired by now,” he said adding that the shelling caused power outages in Kominternovo and Zaichenko villages.

On Monday evening, Ukrainian forces massed fired on Spartak village north of Donetsk damaging four residential houses.*jk