The Cabinet of Ministers has increased benefits to veterans on victory Day

Кабмин повысил выплаты ветеранам ко Дню победы

War veterans will receive 400 USD, and the families of the victims – on 500 hryvnias.

In Ukraine on the occasion of victory Day over Nazism in world war II (victory Day) veterans will receive 400 griven, and the families of the deceased for 500 hryvnia, said Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman.

“We had participants of war will receive 170 USD. We believe we can increase this figure, we found related reserves”, – quotes the Prime Minister Interfax-Ukraine.

According to the Minister of social policy Andrei Reva, for increase of payments from the state budget needed additional 161 million hryvnia, “which we found together with the Ministry of Finance by reallocating funds from other programs of social protection of the population”.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the payments for the victory Day will be: for the war invalids of the 1st group – about 3 thousand hryvnia for one-time assistance, 2 groups of 2.6 thousand UAH, group 3 – 2,3 thousand.

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