Need to worry about the abolition of Northern privileges no, said the head of Ugra

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny Betongelementer Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug — Ugra Natalia Komarova. Archival photoNeed to worry about the abolition of Northern privileges no, said the head of Ugra© RIA Novosti / Eugene biyatov

Residents of Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district there is no need to worry about cancellation of benefits for northerners, but you need to keep your finger on the pulse, said the Governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova.

The head of the region together with the acting Governor of the Tyumen region Alexander moor on Tuesday met with the staff of the company «Gazprom transgaz Yugorsk». He told reporters that the Department of public and external relations of the Autonomous Okrug, enterprise specialists, in particular, interested in the question associated with the position of the two heads of subjects about periodically sounding at the Federal level, initiatives on the abolition of privileges for the citizens living in the far North and equivalent areas. Under such benefits typically refers to overhead and raising rates to pay, increased holiday periods.

According to Natalia Komarova, the subject should be regularly monitored. She stressed that the North benefits should be retained, in addition, is actively working with Federal authorities to promptly and accurately inform them about the real situation.

«We have a common opinion on this matter. For me, a person with significant Northern experience, this theme is not a stranger… no Need to worry about, but there is always a need to keep a finger on the pulse», — quotes the Department head of the region.

In turn, Moore added that the attempt to repeal the North benefits take people who have never been in these parts. «Here we are, together with Natalia Vladimirovna the same position, as on most issues of our cooperation. If someone tries once again to attempt, together we will be to protect benefits for workers, workers in such harsh conditions,» he said.

The theme of changes in the system of Northern allowances and regional coefficients to the wages discussed in the fall of 2017 during a working visit to Ugra of the Minister of labour and social protection Maxim Topilin. Then labor Minister stated the position of the Ministry and the government of the Russian Federation, which consists in the fact that the system does not need to change. He was also known as «Northern benefits» a very sensitive subject for residents.

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