The Kyiv authorities have increased funding for targeted programs “Care. Meet the people of Kiev” almost 200 million UAH, the amount of funding amounted to 1.75 billion UAH, said the mayor of the Ukrainian capital Vitali Klitschko.

“We need to support vulnerable people. Part of these funds goes towards payment of journey in public transport. It’s also a social bread and 200 stalls around the city where you can buy bread at the socially competitive prices. 300 types of medicines in pharmacies “pharmacy”, the price of which 30 percent lower than for the same drugs in the commercial pharmacy,” reads the message on the page in Facebook the mayor on Friday evening.

According to him, traditionally, this year will provide targeted social financial assistance for commemorative dates and holidays to certain categories of population, veterans of the war.

“On these purposes from the budget allocated more than UAH 100 million . Will cover this assistance is 190 thousand people. 24 million UAH will be allocated to provide vouchers to sanatoriums of preferential categories of citizens. About 900 thousand people, in the framework of the program “Care. Meet Kiev”, will receive compensation reduced fares of public passenger transport,” the report says.