Deputy Prime Minister: the Number of subsidianes can grow to 7.5 million families

Вице-премьер: Количество субсидиантов может вырасти до 7,5 млн семей

In connection with the establishment of a unified gas prices, the number of families who receive subsidies may increase. This was stated by Vice-Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko in the air, “Prime Evening” on TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

The number of families who receive subsidies, according to Deputy Prime Minister, could reach 7-7. 5 million

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“We expect that after the establishment of a single price for gas for the population, the number of subsidianes can grow to about 7-7,5 million Ukrainian families. This category of citizens will be protected. Everyone else will either take energy saving measures, or pay full price,” – said Rozenko.

Recall Rozenko also said that 14 million of Ukrainians will not feel the increase in gas prices.

We will remind, today the Cabinet has established a single price for gas in the amount of 6 thousand UAH 879. We will note, earlier the Prime Minister did not rule out that this recent change in gas prices in the state’s history.

Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman noted that it was aware that it was a difficult decision for the country. “I know you think that populists will begin to say that all was lost, that “a disaster, everything is very bad”, but no, I believe that we accept a state decision that today we are able to provide support to those who need it”.

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