During the coronavirus epidemic, 395,000 Novosibirsk parents received more than 11 billion rubles from the Pension Fund as additional support for 543,000 children, VN.ru reported.
During the period of the epidemiological situation, the state decided to provide additional support to families with children under 16 years of age. It is specified that monthly payments in the amount of 5,000 rubles for children under 3 years old for April, May, and June 2020 and a one-time payment of 10,000 rubles for children from 3 to 16 years old in June were transferred.
It is noted that an additional payment of 10,000 rubles for each child under the age of 16 were also paid to the families of the region. In total, the amount of support in the region amounted to more than 11.3 billion rubles, and to date, most families have already exercised their rights to these payments.