On suspicion in bribery detained the Deputy Governor of the Kirov region

Arrested the Deputy Governor of the Kirov region Andrey Plitko suspected of receiving a bribe in especially large size. This was announced on Friday, the regional Federal security service.

the Prosecutor’s office estimated the damage from corruption

According to investigators, in the fall of 2018, the official, using office powers, authority and significance of the position, created an organized criminal group that extorted bribes from local entrepreneurs.

For this Plitko assisted in the appointment to various posts in ministries and subordinated institutions “their” people. This group put on stream receiving bribes from businessmen for the right to conclude contracts of purchase and sale of wood with COGSA “Kirovoblgaz”.

April 3, when receiving part of a bribe in the amount of 3.4 million rubles Pletka was detained by employees UFSB and UMVD Russia across the Kirov region. Solves a question on excitation of criminal case on signs of the crime provided by part 6 of article 290 of the criminal code. The question on election concerning it a preventive measure. Now the consequence establishes circumstances of an event.