26 June 2020, 19:01
MGB detains Minister of Construction under suspicion of receiving bribe
LUGANSK, June 26 (Lugansk Media Centre) – MGB has apprehended the Minister of Construction and Public Utilities Michael Protasov on suspicion of receiving a large bribe.
"Operative and search efforts resulted in Protasov's detention in the act of receiving a large bribe, the Ministry said.
The detention came as part of an investigation into misappropriation of public funds allocated to designated state programs.
A criminal case was launched under Article 395 (Bribe-Taking), as Protasov was put under arrest.
The investigators are currently focusing on other members of the criminal scheme.
LuganskMediaCentre — 26 June — Lugansk