An individual residential house was presented to the family of National Hero in Zagatala district (VİDEO)
The individual residential house in accordance with the modern requirements built by the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Population of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Dagli village of Zagatala district was presented to the family of National Hero of Azerbaijan Natig Mammadov. In the event of presentation of the house, it was emphasized that the successful social policy of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev, created conditions also for coverage of persons who became disabled in battles for the protection of territorial integrity, independence and constitutional structure of our country and families of martyrs with a reliable social protection system. One of the most important social programs successfully implemented in our country aimed at improving the social and living conditions of the citizens of these categories and providing them with new apartments. So far, 5 thousand 560 privileged persons have been provided with housing by the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Population that 5,1 thousand of them are invalids of the Karabakh war and families of martyrs, the rest are invalids of World War II, invalids of Chernobyl NPS, other citizens equated to war invalids, visually impaired. At present, construction of individual and tenement houses in the districts and cities of our country, the repair of apartments buying from newly constructed buildings for citizens of these categories is underway. Providing housing for the persons who were awarded the National Hero of Azerbaijan showing an example of great bravery and unprecedented patriotism in the fight for the independence, territorial integrity of our country and the families of our National Hero who died, is carried out at a high level. At the same time, their social security in other areas is constantly strengthened. The monthly scholarship of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan is paid to persons who were given the title of National Hero (and to the families of those who died). The amount of this scholarship was increased again and reached to 1,300 manat from 1,000 manat, last year, by the Decree of the Head of State dated October 11, 2016. Also, every child of persons who became disabled in battles for the protection of territorial integrity, independence and constitutional structure of our country and families of martyrs, are provided with monthly social benefits, as well as members of the families of martyr, who do not have the right to receive labour pensions, are provided with monthly social benefits for utility, transportation and other services. Tuition fees of children of Karabagh war invalids and families of martyrs studying for bachelor's and master's degrees in higher educational institutions of our republic, master's degree at Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences as well as secondary special education institutions on a paid basis, is paid at the expense of the state budget. In the event, it was emphasized that the way of life and fighting of Natig Mammadov, who became martyr for the sake of statehood, showing great heroism and was awarded the National Hero of Azerbaijan, is an example of true patriotism. The members of the family, who were provided with a new house, expressed their satisfaction with the work done for their comprehensive support and expressed deep gratitude to the President of Azerbaijan Mr. Ilham Aliyev for providing them with a new residential house constructed at the level of modern requirements.