Olga Romanovich from Minsk to four years was kidnapped by Gypsies. It was sold to another family for a pair of earrings. She was given another name, she grew up in Tabor, but always felt like a stranger. Step-grandmother told her the truth before she dies and told her to find his own mother. In 20 years, Olga is looking for her family. Turned out, parents lost custody, and her brothers are in foster care. The girl had no place to live.
Gypsies kidnapped the girl when she was four. They asked mom Oli Tamara to buy them cigarettes, while the woman was in the store, her car was stolen with a child. The girl was sold to a Gypsy family in the border town of Soroca for a pair of gold earrings. Now her name was Maria Pravda.
The education of girls doing step-grandmother. Gypsy good care of her, but Olga did not feel kinship with the family. 73 year grandmother died. Before her death she said to her granddaughter: “Look for his real mother. If I knew who she was, I would have said it.”
Four years ago, Olga sought out relatives. The meeting brought not only joy. Girl with pain explains what happened to her mother.
— I cried. My mother is very sick. She doesn’t live, she just exists. She lives in her own world, and I don’t want to hurt her. I don’t blame his mother for what happened to me. My mother had a hard life. It’s not her fault what happened, happened.
Olga has two brothers, they live in foster care. Most girls are not home. Minsk authorities procured for her Dorm room. R. tried to get in the queue for housing, but repeatedly refused. The city Prosecutor’s office found out that Olga has the right to apply for an apartment, despite the presence at home of her mother.
Mother’s house Olga Romanovich is in the neighborhood of Tsna. He used to be a village and now part of Minsk. Here modern cottages built in the neighborhood with old houses. The one where Tamara lives, and completely inconspicuous. To live in it. The woman had to move into a trailer.
— Wrote somewhere that Tomkin brick house, two apartments, but it’s not. Well this is her niece! And Tamara lives in a trailer in the garden… it’s a hut, stands immediately behind the house of the niece, but to live in it. People were told that the floor of the hut fell in, the ceiling is rotten. So she went in the trailer.
The locals rarely see the Tomar. She doesn’t talk to anyone, only see her from the column with water.
— Hardly you talk to her, even if you see. She is sick, goes with the aloof look… Olga, girl, her, then no one remembers the story of her disappearance had only learned of when she was found. She does not appear.
The house of Tamara, the biological mother Olga Romanovich. This house was recognized as not corresponding established for accommodation sanitary and technical requirements.
Olga Romanovich was reluctant to share details of his life.
— Live in the dormitory, waiting for when the issue will be resolved with the turn — sparingly answers questions girl.
According to the materials of the Prosecutor’s office, the girl wrote a statement to the Sovetsky district administration with a request to put it on the account as needing “the person from among children-orphans and children left without parental care”. She was refused because of age and lack of registration in Minsk for ten years. Olga asked the Prosecutor to investigate the legality of this decision.
It turned out that the administration did not consider the circumstances in which Olga remained without housing. The Prosecutor’s office established that “the change of residence of the applicant due solely to criminal actions of third parties, not allowing her to sell the state-guaranteed right to improvement of living conditions”. Moreover to the CNA, where the prescribed prescribed Olga, not suitable for life. It is not recognized sootvestvuyuschim sanitary and technical standards.
We also found out that the house in the CNA, which was Olga Romanovich, are not compliant to stay sanitary and technical requirements. Given the revealed facts of Soviet district administration to reconsider its decision.
— In accordance with the proposal of the public Commission today adopted a decision on production by Olga R. on the account of needy in improvement of living conditions as persons residing in the dwelling, recognized as not corresponding established for accommodation sanitary and technical requirements, — told in Department of a housing policy of administration of the Soviet district. Is common to all, it is more than seventeen thousand people.