22 of August. Today Basmanny court of Moscow will solve a question on prolongation of arrest of ex-Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh, who is accused of receiving a bribe in especially large size, informs "Interfax".
Earlier it was reported that the consequence requests an extension of the detention period White to 24 of Dec.
Recall that Nikita Belykh was arrested 24 of June red-handed when receiving a bribe in one of the Moscow restaurants. The next day after the arrest, the district court sent the former Governor into custody, where he remains to this day in "Lefortovo". Nikita Belykh accused of receiving a bribe in especially large amount (part 6, item 290 of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation).
The court imposed security a lien on the land plot belonging to the former Governor, reports "Interfax".
According to investigators, Nikita Belykh personally and through intermediaries received a bribe in especially large size for a total amount of 400 thousand euros (about 241 million rubles – approx. author) for actions in favor of the briber and its controlled OOO "Forest management company" and JSC "Novovyatskiy ski works", and for the patronage and connivance in the service in the implementation of the government of the Kirov region monitoring of implementation by the organizations of investment projects and entrepreneurial activities in the region.
Nikita Belykh denies his guilt.
The President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on 28 of July, removed White from office of the Governor of the Kirov region.
Author: Artem Grigorov