Gurtskaya called immoral offer «Victory» to limit the number of disabled persons on Board

© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly in fotobanka of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Commission for the support of families, children and maternity Diana Gurtskaya. Archival photoGurtskaya called immoral offer «Victory» to limit the number of disabled persons on Board© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly the image Bank

The head of the Commission of Public chamber (OP) Russia to support the family, motherhood and childhood Diana Gurtskaya was called immoral and discriminatory offer of the airline «Victory» limit on the legislative level, the number of disabled people on Board.

On the initiative of «Victory» had previously reported the newspaper «Kommersant». According to the newspaper, the proposal was made at the second open forum of the Moscow interregional transport Prosecutor’s office.

«I intend to raise this issue at the meeting of the Commission under the President of Russia for Affairs of persons with disabilities on December 14. The situation is grossly immoral. This so-called budget airlines few scandals with children and mothers. Now they proposed to introduce a real segregation against people with disabilities. The strange thing is that it was made at the forum the transport Prosecutor’s office and got no reaction of militiamen», — told RIA Novosti Gurtskaya.

She expressed regret that are unable to attend this event.

«Otherwise I would have explained to the Director of «Victory» that any discrimination based on social status of people with disabilities is expressly prohibited by the UN Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities, and the proposed actions fall under the provisions of article 282 of the Criminal code of Russia», — said the Agency interlocutor.

In a press-service of «Victory» refused to comment, but explained that we are talking exclusively about safety, first and foremost, the passengers with disabilities. On the European airlines, the number of such customers may not exceed the number of ordinary passengers. «Victory» was asked to consider and adopt such a rule for Russian companies, it is necessary for cases of immediate evacuation, explained in the airline.