The Ministry has prepared a bill on the introduction in Russia of the system of ration cards. Reported video News Service with reference to Deputy Minister Victor evtuhova.
According to the official, the issue is still under discussion. “We have prepared a draft, then made some decisions,” he said.
The head of Department Denis Manturov announced that the launch of the program of ration cards could begin in 2019. He noted that payments will be about 10 thousand rubles per person per year.
To create in Russia a system of supplementary food for the poor Ministry of industry and trade proposed a few years ago. The authors estimate that it will increase GDP by 0.8 percent. The program assumes that to the Bank cards of citizens who need improvement of nutrition, will receive funds that can be spent on products.