In Parliament collected signatures for an extraordinary meeting

157 collected the required signatures.

The faction of “European solidarity” will initiate the holding of an extraordinary plenary meeting of the Verkhovna Rada this week.

About this in his Telegram said the ex-President of Petro Poroshenko.

According to him, collected 157 signatures necessary to convene an extraordinary session of Parliament. Poroshenko said that there should be a registration procedure, and within 72 hours must be convened in an extraordinary session of Parliament.

MPs propose to include in the agenda the bill on medical insurance in case of coronavirus and free mandatory testing for COVID-19. “Doctors need to insure as well as the soldiers at the front. The bill on insurance envisages that if the doctor is sick, in performing their duties, then the insured sum is not less than 200 thousand hryvnia. In the event of the death of the doctor, the family must receive not less than 1,5 million hryvnias”, – said Poroshenko.

In turn, member of “European Solidarity” Alexey Goncharenko announced that the extraordinary meeting will be held on Thursday, may 7. “The first session will be held at the request of the opposition (of the 157 signatures only four”Servants of the people”),” – said the MP.

As reported, on April 1, Zelensky has signed a law under which doctors and other workers involved in the treatment of patients COVID-19 will receive an additional payment of 300% of salary. Workers of social protection that provide services to citizens who are at home, provided for additional payments up to 100% of salary.

In turn, the Minister of health, Maxim Stepanov said that the Ukrainian physicians need to increase wages this year not less than 50%.