Belarusian police detained when receiving a bribe the chief pathologist of Minsk — the chief City clinical pathoanatomical Bureau. This was reported on the website the Republican interior Ministry on Tuesday, June 19.
As noted, the bribe the coroner received from the representative of commercial structure, who “thanked” him for his decision on the conclusion of contracts for the supply of funeral supplies store, located on the territory of the organization, and timely payment for delivered goods.
Investigators received information about corrupt activities of the pathologist at the end of may. It turned out that he took bribes more than 10 years — the total amount of levies is at least 200 thousand dollars.
In respect of the detained men (at website City clinical pathoanatomical Bureau States that its name is Arkady Beams) initiated a criminal case under part 3 of article 430 of the Criminal code of Belarus (“receiving a bribe in especially large size”). Puchkov threatens till 15 years of imprisonment.
June 18 reported that the state security Committee of Belarus held the largest in the history of independence of anti-corruption operation which resulted in the detention of more than 10 officials. The sweep began with the detention of the Director of the Center for expertise and testing in health care Ministry of health Alexander Stolyarov.