The Deputy of the Sakhalin suspected of corruption, losing the mandate


United Russia Sergey Zaritsky arrested on charges of bribery. According to investigators, he tried to persuade some officials to receive bribes for “the Commission of illegal acts and omissions in favor of the briber”.

YUZHNO-SAKHALINSK, 22 Dec. The Sakhalin regional Duma on Tuesday considered the question of abdication of powers of the Deputy Sergey Zaritsky, against which criminal case on bribery, the final decision will be taken at a meeting of the regional Duma. This was reported on the website of the regional Parliament.

Criminal case on the fact of bribery brought against the Deputy of the Sakhalin regional Duma, a member “United Russia” Sergei Zaritsky in August 2015. According to investigators, Zaritsky persuaded some officials to receive bribes for “the Commission of illegal acts and omissions in favor of the briber”. Currently the MP is under arrest.

“December 21, addressed to the Chairman of regional Parliament Vladimir Efremov received a statement from Sergey Zaritsky about his resignation as the MP from January 1, 2016 in connection with retirement”, — stated in the message.

It is also reported that a final decision on Chechen should be taken at a meeting of the Sakhalin Duma.

In the regional Duma of the Chechen Chairman of the standing Committee on state development, regulation and local government. Was a member of Parliament of the second and third convocations. In 2008, elected to the fifth legislature, in 2012 in the sixth.