Local authorities regularly receive complaints about rising prices.
In Russia after the announced partial mobilization demand and prices for sleeping bags, thermal clothing and comfortable shoes increased by 10-20%.
They write about it “News“.
A set of fleece underwear is now sold at a price of 1.6 thousand rubles, although a week earlier it was 20% cheaper.
The demand for medicines and essential medical products also increased. Analgesic, antiseptic and antipyretic drugs, as well as dressing materials and plasters are purchased for the military.
The Ministry of Defense of Russia stated that the mobilized can find out the list of necessary items at the military commissariats, on the hotline and on the website “Obyasnyaem.RF”.
At the same time, the deputy of the Legislative Assembly of the Irkutsk region Vitaliy Peretolchyn noted that he regularly receives complaints about the rise in prices after the announced mobilization.
“Complaints are coming regularly after September 21. We are monitoring the situation ourselves. We see that there is speculation. Especially in the framework of the shortage of some goods due to a sharp increase in demand. Sellers claim that the prices have been sharply raised by suppliers,” he concluded.
Mobilization in Russia
As UNIAN reported, on September 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced about mobilization of Russian servicemen stock. The Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, Serhiy Shoigu, said that they plan to send about 300,000 people to war.