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Veterans of Great Patriotic War granted one-time allowance – 15,000

In Kyrgyzstan, veterans of the Great Patriotic War were granted one-time allowance — 15,000 soms. Every year, this assistance is given from the country’s budget by May 9 to veterans of the Great Patriotic War.

In 2017, 42.9 million soms were transferred to the account of district / city departments of social development.

Today 640 veterans of the Great Patriotic War live in Kyrgyzstan. Of them disabled people of the Great Patriotic War — 173, participants of the Great Patriotic War — 415 people, juvenile prisoners of concentration camps — 25 and 27 survivor of Leningrad siege.

Since 2010, veterans of the Great Patriotic War receive monthly monetary compensation in return for benefits in the amount of 7,000 soms. Veterans also receive a monthly scholarship of the President of Kyrgyzstan in the amount of 10,000 soms a month. The average size of the pensions of veterans of the Great Patriotic War in Kyrgyzstan is about seven thousand soms.