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5 March 2021, 17:53

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LPR minimal pension will rise to 6,500 rubles in July

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LUGANSK, March 5 (Lugansk Media Centre) - The Lugansk People’s Republic is going to raise minimal pensions up to 6,500 thousand rubles (87.4 USD) on July 1, 2021.

The LPR adopted the 2021 budget previewing an increase of retirement benefits and salaries.

"The government adopted a decree on March 5 to increase pensions. The raise will take place on July 1, 2021. Pensions will be raised by 17 pc," said the Chairwoman of the Pension Fund Tatyana Vasilyeva.

The minimal pension will be set at 6,570.72 rubles.

Public sector salaries will go up by 30 pc and 28 pc in accordance with the budget.

Law enforcement sector salaries will be raised by 16 pc.

Public officials' salaries will boost by 11 pc.

LuganskMediaCentre — 05 March — Lugansk