The government will provide additional financial assistance to the victims in Primorye

MOSCOW, 20 Oct — RIA Novosti. Additional financial assistance will be allocated to flood victims in the Primorsky Krai; on Thursday at the Cabinet meeting the Minister of emergency situations Vladimir Puchkov presented for approval a draft order of the government of the Russian Federation, which defines the format and the additional amount of financial assistance, the press service of EMERCOM of Russia.

“The government of the Russian Federation adopted the decision to provide financial assistance to citizens affected by the natural disaster. Minister Vladimir Puchkov by the draft order proposed to allocate the Primorskiy region administration from the reserve Fund funds in the amount of 110 million rubles for partial coverage of expenses connected with liquidation of consequences of emergency situation in Primorye”, — said TASS in the press service of the emergencies Ministry.

The Ministry said that in Primorye, carried out the work of the commissions for the assessment of damages and determining the amount of supplemental assistance to the population and reconstruction works.

“In addition, the administration of Primorsky Krai to be prepared for more requests for budget allocations from the reserve Fund to cover the cost of financial support for the actions connected with liquidation of consequences of emergency situation in order to provide financial assistance to the population and carrying out rescue and urgent emergency restoration works”,- said in the MOE, adding that the government approved the draft and instructed the authorities of Primorsky Krai in the shortest possible time to bring the funds to each victim.