Families of 27 victims and 60 injured at the Listvyazhnaya mine in Kuzbass received payments
in the Kemerovo region received payments, TASS reports the words of the governor of the region, Sergei Tsivilev.
According to him, the families of 27 victims, as well as 60 victims, have received compensation so far. Payments began to come from the budgets of Kuzbass and the Belovsky district, where the mine is located.
Tsivilev noted that the relatives of the victims will receive 250 thousand rubles each, those who are in hospitals – 150 thousand each, those treated on an outpatient basis – 75 thousand.
Also, according to TASS, the Siberian Business Union (SDS) group of companies will pay the families of the victims two million rubles each and one million each to their close relatives. In addition, the SDS is going to pay off loans to the families of the victims and purchase new housing for them.
Earlier it was reported that the families of those killed at Listvyazhnaya will receive one million rubles each from the Social Insurance Fund.
Methane explosions at the Listvyazhnaya mine took place on the morning of 25 November. 51 people were killed, 63 were injured. Among the dead were both miners and rescuers who went to rescue them.