Kazakhstan Astana weather
Heavy rains flooded many streets of Astana. Some Internet users compared Astana to Venice, saying that a boat or a helicopter could become an important means of transportation within the city because of a big rainfall that literally turned the streets into rivers.
Photo memes making fun of the city's weather appeared in the Internet
Young man on the video below saved his girlfriend from getting her feet wet and carried her in his arms across the street. What a true gentleman he is!
The left bank of the city and Baiterek.
Astana's Orynbor Street near the Ministries House.
The main reason behind the disaster was an insufficient capacity of street sewers and stormwater treatment system.