3 Sep 2009 14:55

Sayano-Shushenskaya HPP families to get 75 mln rubles aid

MOSCOW. Sept 3 (Interfax) - The Russian Finance Ministry Thursday released 75 million rubles in aid for the families of those who dies and went missing as the result of August's Sayano-Shushenskaya Hydro Power Plant disaster, Deputy Prime Minister Alexei Kudrin, who is also the country's finance minister, said at Thursday's meeting of the government presidium.

Each of the families will get 1 million rubles, he said.