Dismissed employee of the Astrakhan Ministry of health intends to apply to the court

© Fotolia / Soldered. Archival photoDismissed employee of the Astrakhan Ministry of health intends to apply to the court© Fotolia / Corgarashu

The employee of the Ministry of health of the Astrakhan region Anna lyubeznova, who was fired after a controversial comment on the social network Facebook regarding the provision of expensive medicines, announced that it intends to appeal his dismissal in court.

In the social network Facebook on Wednesday there was a post asking for help Astrakhan Irina Vasilyeva, which, as claimed by the author of the post, suffers a rare blood disease. It was also reported that in early 2017 the regional Ministry of health offered the girl an expensive drug to maintain health, but in March, the Agency allegedly said that he no longer able to pay for this treatment.

On behalf of Lubeznova wrote a comment that «the money» (cost of medication per year — 30 million) to spend on one person. Earlier in the Ministry of health stated that it is incorrect review Lubeznova is her personal opinion and has no relation to the official position of the Ministry. Also, it said about her dismissal.

«The press Secretary of the Ministry of health I was, I worked in a subordinate institution. I was not an official or a civil servant, I can upload all I want. Moreover, I do this (comment on the Facebook – ed.) wrote nothing. I will appeal the decision to dismiss in court,» said lyubeznova to RIA Novosti.

She previously told RIA Novosti that her Facebook account was hacked by unknown.

The Ministry of health, commenting on the decision of Lubeznova to appeal the dismissal, explained that the Agency had nothing to add to yesterday’s official report.