The Court of appeal ordered the government of Ukraine to revise the consumer basket and the minimum subsistence level, said the people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada from the Opposition bloc Nataliya Korolevska.
"right now the Cabinet in court failed the appeal and now must revise the consumer basket and the Subsistence minimum. I hope the government will not delay the execution of the court decision ", - quotes its words a press-service of " Opposition bloc ".
in September, the District administrative Court of Kiev obliged the Cabinet of Ministers to conduct a socio-scientific examination of the consumer basket for establishing the subsistence minimum in Ukraine. The court also ordered the Cabinet to set the size of the subsistence minimum in Ukraine for 2015 in the manner and consequence provisions of the law of Ukraine " On living wage ". The Cabinet of Ministers is the decision of the court was challenged on appeal.
"The subsistence minimum is the standard which determines the minimum wage, pensions, scholarships and social payments. The sooner the government will recalculate and set the amount of the subsistence minimum, the faster starts to improve human well-being. Sorry that this procedure will be made not at the initiative of the authorities, and under pressure from people in the courts should work to restore justice, " - said Royal.
today, the Subsistence minimum in Ukraine is only about 60 dollars, and at the same time, the national currency continuously depreciates and inflation increases.