Rus News Journal

Action of travel cards for local exempts was prolonged

After reform of social sphere by regional exempts have acquired the right to use the preferential travel card. We will remind that the document stood out for one year. It was originally planned that after term of its action the exempt should renew the travel card.
however this year the decision on prolongation of period of validity of the coupon on the first quarter 2006 was accepted, that is the old coupon will operate, as before, in public transport. The reasons are explained by the deputy minister of public health services and Valentine Zemljakova`s social development:
- The matter is that while there is no money for manufacturing of new travel cards. But during the first quarter 2006 all ancient documents will exchange for the new.
by words Valentines Ivanovny, travel card cost in new year will be indexed on 8,9 percent, but definitively sum of increase while is unknown. If the indexation sum does not change, the travel card will cost not 120 roubles, as earlier, and 130 roubles of 68 copecks. Definitively all becomes known more close by new year.


Anastas SHAJDAEVA, nastya@kpplus. tl. ru