Crimea will cost Russia 60 billion more

The Ministry of economic development of Russia proposes to increase funding for the Federal program of the socio-economic development of Crimea and Sevastopol on 60.9 billion rubles (about 920 million dollars) till 2020.

This is stated in a document published on the portal of draft normative legal acts.

11.9 billion rubles of this money is proposed to spend for transport safety and the remaining 49 billion rubles will be appropriated to complete the Kerch — Sevastopol road construction and reconstruction.

Thus the Ministry proposes to increase funding for the State program to 736.6 billion rubles.