Donetsk, Jan 14 – DAN. The DPR has allocated more than 4 bln roubles to families with children in 2021, the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy said.

"The average monthly number of recipients was 82.2 thousand people; the total expenditure was 4.2 bln roubles," the statement reads.

Eight of 14 social benefits are covering families with children, among those pregnancy benefits and baby bonus, children-under-three allowance, assistance for single parents, benefits for large families, etc.

The payments are being made since 2015, the total amount of payments is 15 bln roubles. *ot