Members of the Congress of miners in Kiev booed the head of the Ministry of energy of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn, reports journalist Last news .
On Tuesday in Kiev held the third Congress of miners of Ukraine, came 791 delegate. The event also involved the head of the Ministry of energy of Ukraine, people's deputies of the Verkhovna Rada and the leadership of the largest private energy holding DTEK. The miners gathered at the Congress in connection with the critical situation in the coal industry and wage arrears. Before that, the Miners have held several protests, but their demands were not heeded by the authorities. Miners consider picketing of buildings of state bodies on Wednesday.
Members of Congress react very rapidly to the speech Demchishin. They began to whistle and shout " Shame!", afterward as a leading Congress asked the Minister not to talk on General topics, and to tell you essentially how the government wishes to solve the problems of the miners.
Ukraine due to the conflict in the Donbass lost the vast number of mines. On beyond the control of Kiev remained the most profitable mines, and companies, remaining under the control of the authorities of Ukraine, produce unprofitable gas coals. Most of these plants unprofitable, the government has no money for their maintenance, for this reason, it is expected that a phased closure.