Donetsk, June 18 – DAN.  DPR government has announced a raise of salaries of public servants, the executive authority said.

"The document, developed as part of the program to raise salaries gradually for certain sectors of budget sphere, provides for a 25 pc raise of wage rates starting from July 1, 2021."

DPR previously increased pensions and salaries by 20-26 pc in January.

An average retirement benefit in the Donetsk People’s Republic after the pension rise in January has exceeded 8,600 rubles.

Pay rise for health workers was previously scheduled for July 2021 and January 2022. *ot