Minister of labor and social protection Anton Kotkov reported that the Russians have submitted through the portal of public services almost eight million people claiming child benefits. These statements encompass more than 11 million children.

“may 12 was recorded about 40 thousand requests per minute for a website to receive these payments. My colleagues and I did not expect such a demand for this measure,” – said the Minister in an interview on the First channel. While personally for payment through MFC or office FIU has made only 100 thousand Russians.

we will Remind, on may 11, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced new measures to support families with children. One-time payment in the amount of ten thousand roubles is put every child aged three to 16 years. For all Russian families with children aged up to three years with additional payments of five thousand rubles a month for each child. Payments will be made from June 2020.

To get enough money to apply remotely via the portal or to apply directly to the territorial office of the Pension Fund at the place of domicile, residence or actual residence. It must be done before the first of October. Consideration of the application will take no more than five days. Three days allotted for the transfer of money to the recipient.