Donetsk, May 6 - DAN. Centralized water supply to Mariupol will be relaunched on May 12-13, the DPR Minister of Emergencies Alexey Kostrubitskiy said during his visit to the Starokrymakaya water treatment plant.

"First launch of the water treatment plant has been performed today. The task is complicated, it involved military engineers, energy and water experts of the Voda Donbassa water company. We plan to start pumping water to Mariupol's Oktyabr district on May 12-13," he said. 

First, water will be supplied to local pumping stations, their customers will be gradually reconnected to the water distribution system neighborhood by neighborhood. 

It is going to take some time, Kostrubitskiy said. *ot