Matvienko criticized manufactured in Russia wheelchairs


RIA Novosti

The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, speaking on Monday at the Board of legislators criticized the quality of wheelchairs produced in Russia.

The MP said that her friend bought a stroller that Chinese manufacturing foreign online store, and she was on the characteristics of the much easier domestic.

“We, with our military, making the world’s best military aircraft, missiles, we can’t do competitive, finally, a wheelchair at home in order not prescribed by trade, and bought from its manufacturer?” — said Matvienko.

Earlier, the MP said he believes it necessary that the regions of the Russian Federation developed its own system of support of domestic manufacturers of technical equipment for people with disabilities.