Russian President to hold Direct Line with people

The 17th annual Direct Line call-in with Russian President Vladimir Putin was held held on Thursday.

More than 1 million questions on social welfare, pensions, accommodations, education, and healthcare, were sent to the Russian leader.

The Direct Line was first organized in 2001 and was broadcast live for 2.5 hours. Last year, President Putin received more than 2 million questions, but could only answer 73.

Source: VOV5