Disabled children and those who have lost their breadwinner will also receive a one-time payment of 10,000 rubles, assigned to pensioners by Russian President Vladimir Putin, said Andrei Turchak, Secretary of the General Council of United Russia, First Vice-Speaker of the Federation Council, during a meeting to fulfill the instructions of the head state.
“Absolutely all pensioners will receive the payment: working and non-working, those who receive a pension for disability, including disabled children, as well as for the loss of a breadwinner. This should be done as quickly as possible and as convenient as possible for our citizens, ”the press service of United Russia quoted him as saying.
Deputy Labor Minister Olga Batalina, in turn, noted that 11.1 million people with disabilities will receive a lump sum payment. She stressed the importance that after the funds are credited, they are not written off according to executive documents or bank loans.
The first to receive funds will be people who receive money on a bank card – over 30 million people. Another 12.7 million citizens will receive payments from September 3 through the “Post of Russia”.
On August 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on lump sum payments of 10,000 rubles. pensioners. It is assumed that people will receive the funds in September this year. The head of state previously explained that a measure of support is needed for representatives of this category of citizens due to the fact that their incomes are “eaten up” by high inflation. The total amount of payments will be about RUB 500 billion.