Rus News Journal

Veterans and invalids will carry free of charge

9 categories of exempts since January, 1st, 2005 will save the right to free journey in electric trains

Federal agency on public health services and social development and the Russian railways have concluded the contract. On it since new year some categories of citizens can use suburban electric trains on - former free of charge. The privilege extends on disabled veterans, participants of the Second World War, veterans of operations, the military men serving in military units, establishments, military - the educational institutions which were not a part of field army, during the period from June, 22nd, till September, 3rd, 1945 not less than six months, the military men awarded by orders and medals of the USSR for service during the specified period; the persons awarded by a sign to the Inhabitant of blockade Leningrad ; The persons working in the Second World War on objects of antiaircraft defence, on building of defensive works, military - sea bases, airdromes and other military facilities within rear borders of operating fronts, operational zones of operating fronts, on front sites iron and highways, and also the members of ship crews of transport fleet interned in the beginning of the Second World War in ports of other states; members of families of the lost (died) disabled veterans, participants of the Second World War and veterans of operations, members of families of the persons who have lost in the Second World War from among staff of groups of self-defence and crash teams local protivovozdushoj defences, and also members of families of the lost workers of hospitals and city hospitals of Leningrad; invalids, children - invalids.

all exempts it is typed nine categories.

tickets for single journey in an electric train and subscription tickets can be made out in cash desks after a presentation of the documents confirming the preferential status.

Maxim KONCHAROV.
max@kppublish. ru