by Nana Martirosyan
An activist of the "I'm Against" civic initiative, Gevorg Gorgisyan, has called on the citizens to make no utility payments until the mechanism automatically transferring the pension interest to the funds, is cancelled.
ArmInfo's correspondent reports that the activist has also urged the citizens to withdraw their money from the accounts right after they get the wages.
Gorgisyan added that the initiative will hold a mass protest action on April 25 at 6:30 pm. However, he did not specify the details and stressed that he wants to tickle the authorities.
The activist pointed out that the initiative will shortly apply to the Administrative Court of Armenia against the Central Depositary and the State Revenue Committee. He called on all the participants to download from the initiative's Facebook page the letter form they are going to send to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and to demand immediately starting to protect the constitutional rights of the citizens of the Republic of Armenia. Gorgisyan added that the "I'm Against" initiative will continue its actions within the limits of the law and will keep protecting the citizens' rights.
To note, the Constitutional Court of Armenia has declared anti-constitutional the mandatory component of the law on accumulative pension system, however, the anti-constitutional provisions of the law will be in force till 30 September 2014. The "I'm Against" initiative demands that the Constitutional Court's verdict should come into effect immediately.