30 june 2011

Prime Minister Vladimir Putin meets with Sverdlovsk Governor Alexander Misharin

The prime minister and the governor focused their attention on social issues, particularly regional wages in such fields as education and culture, and the construction and reconstruction of kindergartens. Mr Misharin then gave a detailed report on housing construction, including new housing for young families. During their discussion of healthcare modernisation, Mr Putin insisted that the utmost attention be paid to the provision of healthcare services in rural areas.