Sverdlovsk official told the children that they state «should not do»

© Photo : Rpmdrake Department of youth policy of the Sverdlovsk region Olga Glatskikh. Archive photoSverdlovsk official told the children that they state «should not do»© Photo : rgppu

The Director of the Department of youth policy of the Sverdlovsk region, the Olympic champion in rhythmic gymnastics Olga Glatskikh urged students and their parents to search for opportunities for development, and not rely on the state.

«Today it turned out that youth in the younger generation develops somehow this understanding that we state everything must. No, you state generally — in principle — nothing should. You owe your parents because they gave birth to you, the state wasn’t asking for you to give birth,» said the official during a meeting with volunteers of youth associations in the administration of Kirovgrad.

The roundtable was held on 24 Oct, later the video Glackin speech caused a resonance in the Network.

The official complained that the authorities are not easy to organise and Finance projects, and stated that the officials and state municipal services are for the «three-paycheck». In this regard, children who wish to develop, should be «to combine the opportunities offered by the state, and the opportunities that you seek either by themselves or together with their parents», the official added.

«Dear guys, I have a huge request to you: change is in their heads, from their friends, acquaintances, classmates. You should not state anything, you have to do everything ourselves,» he concluded the speech by Glackin.

The Governor of the region Evgeny Kuyvashev called the subordinate statement is incorrect and promised to investigate the situation.

«We are going to discuss this episode with Olga Glatskikh, I want to understand whether there was error, the reservation, or we are talking about a sound position. At the end of this conversation and the reading of the full record will be made conclusions. Yet, as Governor, I want to Express my regret about this statement of his slave,» said Kuyvashev.

The head of the region stressed that the state «has an obligation to their citizens and they do».

Olga Glatskikh — Olympic champion 2004 in the group exercises in rhythmic gymnastics. In 2016 she became head of the Department of youth policy of the Sverdlovsk region.

A similar scandal occurred earlier in the Saratov region. There the Minister of labour, employment and migration of the region Natalia Sokolova argued with the Deputy of regional Duma from the Communist party Nikolay Bondarenko of the amount necessary for life within one month. The clerk stated that 3.7 thousand is enough to meet the «minimum physiological needs,» and allowed himself a number of provocative statements. After that, Sokolov dismissed.