MOSCOW, February 16 – RIA Novosti. Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed a decree on the additional allocation of 2.47 billion rubles for the comprehensive development of rural areas, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers said.
“Another 2.47 billion rubles will be allocated to finance measures for the integrated development of rural areas. The order was signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin,” the statement says.
It is noted that the funds will be distributed between 22 constituent entities of the Russian Federation, in which it is planned to implement more than 30 projects, including the construction and reconstruction of schools, kindergartens, sports complexes, swimming pools, gas pipelines and water pipelines. It is added that these events will affect about 195 thousand people and will create more than 7 thousand jobs. Earlier, the state budget for this year has already provided 12.4 billion rubles for these purposes.
“In addition, another 1.16 billion rubles will go to subsidize the rural mortgage program at 3% per annum,” the message also says. As Mishustin noted earlier, this decision will allow almost 12 thousand families to improve their living conditions.