The Prosecutor’s office prevented the municipality of Sochi to make room expensive furniture

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Sochi officials have refused to purchase tables and chairs for 6.2 million rubles for «solemn meetings» after the warnings of the Supervisory authority, informs the press-service of Prosecutor’s office of Krasnodar region.

It is reported that in September the administration of Sochi has announced an electronic auction for the purchase of furniture in the room, a solemn joint meeting of the 150 seats with an initial contract price of 6.2 million rubles. The purchase price was provoked by the publication of an article about it on the Internet and the attention to the impending deal of the Prosecutor’s office.

Check the auction documentation revealed that procurement of furniture excessive requirement informs the Supervisory authority.

«In particular, the furniture should be made from solid hardwood, upholstered in genuine semi-aniline leather of the highest category, as well as decorative finishing of precious wood that does not meet the concept of municipal needs and may lead to inefficient use of budgetary funds», — stated in the message.

In connection with the found irregularities the Director of the municipal customer declared the warning, «resulting in the same day, specified the procurement was canceled», said the press service.

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