More than 75 000 persons with disabilities (II group PWD) will receive an expanded social package starting January 1, 2019, Prime Minister of Georgia Mamuka Bakhtadze noted at the meeting with representatives of the mentioned group.
Bakhtadze has assigned due instructions to Ministry of Health and Finances.
“This refers to more than 75 000 citizens and naturally, we should consider their needs. Health and Finance Ministries are instructed to find this resource in the 2019 state budget”, Mamuka Bakhtadze said.
Starting January 1, 2019, the social package for II-category bodies with disabilities will increase by 20 GEL to 120 GEL.