The court arrested the former Minister of health of Dagestan

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotobounce. Archival photoThe court arrested the former Minister of health of Dagestan© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

The Kirov district court of Makhachkala detained for 10 days ex-Minister of health of Dagestan, Tank Ibragimov, told RIA Novosti on Friday the representative of the court.

«The decision of the court Ibragimov detained for a period of 10 days. In the case of charge the term of arrest will be extended by two months», — said the Agency interlocutor.

Ex-Minister Ibragimov, his former Deputy and procurement specialists of the Department of regional Ministry of health and are suspected of fraud in especially large size when carrying out electronic auctions for the procurement of medicines and the creation of an organized criminal group. According to the interior Ministry in the region, they are suspected of embezzling 44 million by overstating the cost of medical equipment, as well as the theft of 71 million in the performance of obligations for the supply of medicines for the needs of medical institutions of the Republic of Dagestan. The defendants were arrested on 7 July.

The court sentenced Ibragimov to home arrest for 2 months, but on 9 July against the former Minister was initiated a new criminal case on signs of the crime provided by part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code (fraud committed by an organized group…), and on the night of July 10, he was detained again.

The regional Prosecutor’s office on Wednesday announced that in Dagestan after the joint with the FAS and the regional Federal security service to verify compliance with the procurement law was filed against the employees of a number of organizations that are suspected of receiving 7.8 billion rubles from conducting bogus auctions for the purchase of medical goods with the help of the ex-Minister of health of the Republic. The workers organizations «Dermatensia», «Regionary», «Metformina» and «Globalmedtekh» using the relationship with the ex-Minister of health of Dagestan, conducted auctions without competition, to the maximum extent possible to reduce the price of the contract noted by the Supervisory authority. In addition, they systematically provided the «victory» of pre-defined organizations in electronic auctions for the purchase of medical goods for state needs.

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