The government increased the subsidy on medicines for children with disabilities

MOSCOW, September 20 — RIA Novosti. The government has increased budget allocations for certain categories of citizens with medicines, medical products and specialized products of medical nutrition for children with disabilities to 618,07 million rubles, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers.

As noted in reference to the relevant document, the allowance was increased due to the increase in the number of persons entitled for the state social aid. Earlier in the year 2016 for this purpose was allocated 32,096 billion.

“In the second quarter of 2016 in the Federal register of persons entitled for the state social aid, was added 116 485 persons, and the total number of citizens was 3 676 747 people. In this regard, the budget allocation increased by 618 million rubles (up to 32,714 billion rubles)”, — stated in the certificate.