They perceived the Basic income without having the right, pocketing almost 2 million euros of public money from 2020. On the basis of this accusation the Finance police has reported 290 residents in the province of Barletta-Andria-Trani and in that of Foggia. Among the alleged “crafty“Not only those who did not have a residence or did not indicate all the income received but also various ones illegal workers and about fifty between convicted of mafia crimes and their families.
The operation, conducted in collaboration with theInps through a series of checks carried out over time, it made use of a risk analysis and processing at a central level by the special departments of the yellow flames. The requirements for the legitimate perception of the benefit have thus been verified for alarge audience of citizens of both provinces and from the survey are submerged contributions unduly paid for a total of 1.9 million euros. The illegitimate disbursements were immediately reported to the prosecutors of Trani and Foggia, who will now have to evaluate whether to configure a crime hypothesis for them. It will instead be up to the National Institute of Social Security, after an investigation of the cases reported, to provide for withdrawal of income.
The investigation follows that of a few weeks ago carried out by military colleagues in Bari against other 109 people, mostly affected and their relatives, who according to the financiers have received the subsidy for months without having the requisites. “Undue access to welfare benefits and income support measures generates inequity and undermines social cohesion, especially in this difficult period of economic and health crisis”, explained the financiers.
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