Parents of more than 21 million children received lump sum payments in the amount of 10 thousand rubles, which began on June 1, the Ministry of Labor of Russia reported.
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“To date, payments have already been made to 21 million children,” the agency’s press service quotes TASS.
It is noted that the recipients praised the efficiency and convenience in providing social support.
It is clarified that a separate application is not required from parents to receive payment, a decision is made on the basis of data available in the Pension Fund.
Earlier it became known that for lump-sum benefits for children under 16 will be allocated more than 270 billion rubles.