Tomorrow, VAKS will elect a restraint measure against ex-Minister Omelyan
Tomorrow, June 25, at 1:40 p.m., the Superior Court of the fight against corruption will examine the request for preventive measure near the former minister of infrastructures.
This was reported by the WAX press service on Facebook.
“Tomorrow, June 25, at 1:40 pm, the WAKS examining magistrate will examine the petition on the choice of a preventive measure for the former Minister of Infrastructure,” said the press release.
Note that if the participants in the process agree, the meeting will be broadcast on the court’s YouTube channel.
“We support the willingness of media representatives to cover the examination of this request, however, quarantine restrictions linked to an increase in the number of COVID-19 diseases are still in progress in Ukraine. In order not to put ourselves in danger, we and the employees of the Court, urge journalists not to visit the premises of WAX “, – added to the press service.
See also: NABU has published documents on the Omelyan case on port charges
As reported by Ukrinform, on June 19, 2020, former Minister of Infrastructure Vladimir Omelyan was informed of suspicions of illegal actions, as a result of which the state budget received less than 30.5 million d ‘UAH. According to the NABU, in December 2017, the former minister issued an order to reduce by 20% all port fees (except lighthouses) despite the fact that one of these fees – administrative – is the revenue part of the state budget, so that only the parliament could change its size. On June 23, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau released certain documents as part of the production, in which Omelyan appears, regarding the harbor charges ordinance.
In addition, in November 2018, NABU announced the end of a preliminary investigation against Vladimir Omelyan into the facts of a possible illegal enrichment and the declaration of false information.
The Kiev Solomensky District Court closed the criminal proceedings against Omelyan for illicit enrichment in April, but decided to designate the minister for having declared inaccurate information on two episodes.
In particular, Omelyan is accused of having submitted statements for 2015 and 2016, deliberately indicating information that differs from reliable information for more than 3 million hryvnias and 8 million hryvnias, respectively.
Now this production is relatively Omelyan located in the CIRE.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru