Former Deputy culture Minister charged with embezzlement

© SK Hadergjonaj former Deputy Minister of culture Gregory Pirumov. 17 may 2018Former Deputy culture Minister charged with embezzlement© RF IC

Former Deputy Minister of culture of the Russian Federation Grigory Pirumov charged with embezzlement of funds allocated for the construction of a complex of buildings «the State Hermitage», reports the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation.

Earlier Thursday, the official representative of Department Svetlana Petrenko announced the arrest Pirumova for corruption. It was about the embezzlement of 450 million rubles in the construction of the Hermitage buildings. Later in the UK reported that the detainee Pirumov «questioned by the investigator of the investigatory Committee of Russia as a suspect in a criminal case of embezzlement of funds allocated for the construction of a complex of buildings «the State Hermitage».

«During the interrogation, Gregory Pirumov charged with embezzlement of funds allocated for the construction of a complex of buildings «the State Hermitage» — said the Minister in the messenger «tamtam».

In the near future the consequence will petition for election to it measures of restraint.

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