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The Ministry of employment, labour and migration of Saratov region is ready to provide a menu and diet to 3.5 thousand rubles per month. About it told RBC on Friday, October 12, the representative of the Department.
He noted that while this was not asked. “In the case of a request from the Deputy [Bondarenko] will be provided all information in accordance with the powers and functions of the Ministry,” the official explained.
Earlier the Deputy of the Saratov regional Duma Nikolay Bondarenko expressed the hope that the Ministry will give him information about products that you can afford to 3.5 thousand rubles per month.
11 October in the Internet appeared the video, where the head of the regional Ministry of labour Natalia Sokolova argued with Bondarenko at the meeting in the Duma. The clerk assured the opponent that the amount of 3.5 thousand rubles, which cost a minimum grocery set in the Saratov region, “is enough for minimum physiological needs.” The Minister said that the money can be “balanced, but diet” menu. She saw no reason to seriously increase the cost of living.
After that Sokolov was fired. According to the Declaration of income and assets, in 2017 it earned 2.3 million rubles (a little more than 191 thousand per month).
Video, photo All from Russia.