In Cherkasy region police have started the investigation into the suicide of 80-year-old pensioner who hanged himself after receiving the receipt of payment for the consumed in October, gas.
As reported in sector of communications of the main Directorate of the National police in Cherkasy region, last week police officers recorded the suicide of the pensioner in the village of Lysianka district lisyanskogo region, UNIAN reports.
Upon suicide are examined, and opened criminal proceedings under article 115 (premeditated murder) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.
At the same time, according to local media, the reason for the suicide of the woman was received a receipt from the gas supply companies for the consumed gas. The receipt of gas industry appeared a number of amounts: the account for the consumed gas — more than 100 UAH, and the sum more than 4 thousand UAH. The woman seeing in the receipt the amount to several times more than her pension, has decided to settle scores with life. In the suicide note she wrote that in her death guilty the leadership of the state, attaching to the note account for gas.
As informed the Deputy Chairman of Cherkasy regional state administration Yuriy SAS, in Lisyanskiy state administration of Cherkasy oblast say that actually gas supplying company was owed money by the deceased. According to him, the pensioner allegedly are unable to understand the intricate receipts in the calculations.
According to Szasz, he will put the matter before the gas supply company to optimize the design of the payment system for the population.
We will remind, the national Commission for regulation in energy and utilities, under the terms of the Memorandum with key creditor the International monetary Fund have increased from 1 April of the current year minimum tariff for gas for the population 3.3 times — up to 3 600 UAH per thousand cubic meters of fuel for consumption of up to 200 cubic meters of gas.
In the off-season — may 1 through September 30: cost of natural gas will be 7 188 UAH per thousand cubic meters regardless of consumption.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine decree on June 4, 2015 set a new order of granting of privileges to separate categories of citizens with regard to the average monthly income of the family. Benefits are payment for the use of housing, utilities, liquefied gas, fuel and telephone. Under the new mechanism apply to persons entitled to benefits under the legislation of Ukraine on health protection, the Code of civil protection of the laws «On militia», «On status and social protection of citizens which suffered owing to Chernobyl catastrophe», «On status of war veterans, guarantees of their social protection», «On basic principles of social protection of labour veterans and other elderly citizens in Ukraine», «On education», «On libraries and librarianship», «On plant protection», «On protection of childhood», «About victims of Nazi persecution»,»On social protection of children of war» and «culture».
Earlier, the Cabinet also cancelled the norm on introduction of income Declaration to receive a subsidy. Now the amount of income will determine the bodies of social protection independently by obtaining relevant information from the State fiscal service (SFS) and Pension Fund (PFCs).
In Cherkasy region pensioner committed suicide after receiving of bills for gas 17.11.2015