Saratov eks-the Minister received financial aid, media reported

© Photo : Ministry of employment, labour and migration of Saratov blastminer of employment, labour and migration of Saratov region Natalia SokolovaSaratov eks-the Minister received financial aid, media reported© Photo : Ministry of employment, labour and migration of Saratov region

Former Minister of labour, employment and migration of the Saratov region Natalia Sokolova four years received financial aid from the state, it is reported portal «Medialex 64».

Information on payments, as noted, was provided in the past year, the press service of the Saratov Governor in response to an official request of the local newspaper «Stroysar».

Natalia Sokolova, along with other Ministers, in 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017 were obtained from the budget of the financial help according to the law of the Saratov region No. 44, gives such a right to the head of region and his subordinates.

From the text of the document says that government employees can receive an annual material support «to double the size of monetary remuneration», while to the Minister the amount of monetary compensation is 100 thousand rubles.

Sokolov has appeared in the scandal center after discussing the increased cost of living for pensioners said that life for one month only three and a half thousand roubles. When she offered to live on the same amount, she refused, citing the fact that it «does not allow the status of a Minister.»

After the scandal Sokolov on Friday dismissed. In a press-service of the Governor of the Saratov region stated that her duties will be fulfilled by the first Deputy Minister Natalia Zhukovskaya, a source in the government of the region said that the position Sokolova may take the Deputy Minister Nataliya Krivitskaya.

According to the Declaration, published on the website of the regional government, the income of Natalia Sokolova in 2016 amounted to 1.75 million rubles. In property there was a house area of over 170 square meters with garden, plot of 338 square meters and the apartment has an area of about 32 square meters.

At the same time for 2017, its revenue grew by almost one — third to 2.3 million rubles.