Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said that the government has extended incentive payments to doctors until September, TASS reports.
It was decided to extend incentive payments to medical workers as before, with recalculation for vacation pay. The corresponding decree, as noted by the prime minister, has been signed.
Also, a decree has been prepared to extend payments to social workers until October 15. About 2 billion rubles have been allocated for these purposes.
Earlier it became known that the Russian government will allocate another 35 billion rubles for unemployment benefits. It was reported that the Cabinet approved payments to social workers, families with many children and the unemployed.