“Gazprom” intends to appeal the court’s decision to write off the debts of residents of Chechnya
MOSCOW, 18 Jul — RIA Novosti. “Gazprom Mezhregiongaz” plans to appeal the decision of the court of Grozny about the cancellation of debts for gas, nine billion rubles, told RIA Novosti press-service of the company.
The factory district court of Grozny has ruled to cancel the debts of the population as “uncollectable” at the request of the Prosecutor’s office of Chechnya.
“The gas supplier had not provided the court documents from which followed that the debt to be uncollectible. Intend to appeal the court’s decision,” — said the press service of “Gazprom Mezhregiongaz”.
Chechen authorities have repeatedly raised the problem of collection of payments for gas and electricity.
Employees of gas services regularly conduct raids in settlements of the Republic, which often end in disconnection of non-payers of gas and electricity.