The Russian Steem sidechain has received 240 BTC or over 11 mln rubles in an ongoing ICO, which so far is the most successful crowdsale debut in Russia.

Golos ("Voice") is the first Russian-language blockchain social network. In total it has attracted more than $177,000 in the investment round that will last for another two weeks.

About 200 private investors have taken part in the crowdfunding campaign. At the current rate 1 BTC equals 112,469 tokens of the network Golos Power, the official website reads. The total number of tokens purchased from the beginning of the crowdfunding campaign is 27072000.

The total number of registered registered in the Golos network has exceeded 2,000. Every day the media platform attracts 30-40 new customers.

About 100 posts and 500 comments are published on Golos daily.

The network was created under Steemit Inc. license and based on Steem blockchain. It was launched on 18 October 2016. Like on the parental platform, authors there are rewarded in digital currency when users upvote their posts, whereas voters and commenters also receive bonuses for their contribution.

There is no censorship on Golos. One’s reputation is the best censor and other users have the power to either raise or drop it depending on one’s actions.