Rus News Journal

The Kaliningrad pensioners bring an action against the regional government

Office of Public Prosecutor of the Central area has prepared for giving in court of 47 statements of claim to the regional government. As have informed   a press - service of regional Office of Public Prosecutor, since January, 1st, 2009 the Government of the Kaliningrad region has suspended payment of surcharges to pensions for honorary titles of the Russian Federation and other republics of the former USSR, honorary titles of the former USSR in this connection the size of debts on surcharges for honorary titles to each of 250 pensioners living in territory of the Central area of Kaliningrad, c January till August, 2009 has made 3464 roubles. The total sum of debts against pensioners only the Central area of Kaliningrad has made 866 thousand roubles.

the Law About an establishment of monthly surcharge to pensions to the persons having honorary titles of the Russian Federation and other republics of the former USSR, honorary titles of the former USSR legal force has not lost, - have noted in a press - service of regional Office of Public Prosecutor. - but the established monthly surcharge to pension at a rate of 433 rbl. since January, 2009 was not paid for the state honorary titles .

it is quite possible that after veterans of the Central area, statements of claim in court will be incurred by veterans of other disctricts of the city and area municipal unions. Under the information regoinalnogo the governments, live in the Kaliningrad region more than thousand the pensioners having honorary titles.