Rustam Minnikhanov: We will continue implementing social programmes notwithstanding current economic situation
17 March 2015, Tuesday
On March 17, during his working trip to Leninogorsk region, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov inspected construction of local social objects and noted that financing of 30 social programmes on territorial development and improvement of the quality of life will be continued in the republic.
During his visit to one of local schools that was built in 1950 Rustam Minnikhanov required to finish all reconstruction works in the coming August.
The president also visited Leninogorsk Palace of Culture that is being reconstructed for its 60th anniversary.
Minnikhanov continued his trip at the children’s central regional hospital that is being reconstructed under the programme of health care modernization. He asked the chief doctor of the hospital to pay special attention to the condition of the building.
On November 24, speaking at a briefing at the Cabinet of Ministers of the republic, Tatarstan Minister of Transport and Roads Farit Khanifov said that 26 billion roubles will to be allocated for the construction, repair and maintenance of roads in the republic in 2021.
On November 23, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov together with Governor of Saint Petersburg Aleksander Beglov, First Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Mikhail Babich, Prime Minister of the republic Aleksey Pesoshin, Chief of Staff of Tatarstan President’s Office Asgat Safarov and Temporary Governor of the Kazan Diocese of the Tatarstan Metropolis Metropolitan of Yoshkar-Ola and Mari-El Ioannes took part in the interment ceremony of Metropolitan of Kazan and Tatarstan Theophan, who died on November 20 at the age of 74 and was buried on the territory of the Kazan Virgin Monastery.
On November 17, Tatarstan Prime Minister Aleksey Pesoshin and Chief of Staff of Tatarstan President’s Administration Asgat Safarov took part in a video conference held by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Chernyshenko on the establishment and operation of Region Governance Centres in the constituent entities of Russia.