25 April 2014, Friday, 10:42

Ufa City Council deputy transferred one million rubles to inhabitants of Crimea

author: Arina Rachimkulova

Ufa City Council decided to support the residents of Crimea and send them humanitarian aid. Yesterday Filyus Ishbulatov was the first of deputies to render financial support to Crimeans. He transferred quite a considerable sum — one million rubles, the press service of the City Council informs.

Filyus Ishbulatov is a builder, heads the investment and construction company "Agidel — InvestStroy". He has been working in the legislative bodies of the city for the third year already.

According to the deputy, the scope of his professional interests does not include Crimea as a whole, nor Belogorsky region supervised by Bashkortostan. Thus this assistance is not connected with his prospects of business cooperation.

The account to transfer funds to residents of Crimea was opened on behalf of the President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov. At the moment it totals about 29 million rubles. Residents and businesses of the republic sent their means on it.

The republic has formed the headquarters to support Belogorsky region. On March 27 and April 23 humanitarian convoys were sent to Crimea from Bashkortostan. The convoy which departed the day before consists of two trucks. They will deliver to Belogorsky region foodstuffs, daily necessities, as well as computer equipment for schools, including interactive computer class, musical instruments and museum equipment. Deputies of the State Assembly RB purchased for residents of Crimea the"Gazelle " vehicle.