Putin announced a one-time payment of 10 thousand rubles to pensioners
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that in 2021 a lump sum payment of 10 thousand rubles should be made to pensioners, including those who work, Interfax reports . Putin said this at a meeting with representatives of the United Russia party.
“In my opinion, this thousand, which we have provided for an increase in pension, is not enough. I would ask United Russia, when it forms a faction in the Duma, to react in a certain way, and I propose to additionally pay pensioners this year a one-time payment in the amount of 10 thousand rubles, ”Putin said.
The payment, according to the President of the Russian Federation, should apply to all categories of pensioners.
Putin also proposed a lump sum payment to all servicemen “based on the results of this year.” The amount of the payment, according to him, will average 15 thousand rubles.
In 2021, in Russia, a one-time payment of 10 thousand rubles can be received by parents for children aged 6 to 18 years. Payments are made from August to December.