Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh, who is accused of receiving a bribe in especially large size, does not deny receiving money, but said that they were intended for needs of a city of Kirov. This was during a meeting of the Basmanny court said the investigator Roman Mukhachev, the correspondent from the courtroom.
“Comments to the investigation of the charges was given yesterday. Ready to continue to cooperate. The prosecution do not recognize, did not take bribes. In favor of any foreign investors, which said the investigation, I’m not going to do,” said Sam White.
Claimed as a consequence, for the money the Governor had to take action in favor of the “briber” and control of JSC “Novovyatskiy ski works” and LLC “Forest management company”. Forestry management company (BOW), according to SPARK, owned by Cyprus company Remigal Konsaltans Limited. In turn, Novovyatskiy plant belongs to the German manufacturer of spare parts for cars Sudheimer Car Technik-Vertriebs GmbH.
White’s lawyer Vadim Prokhorov asked to postpone the meeting to protect the Whites could collect materials describing the Governor. The court to grant that request refused.
Kirov Governor even before he declared his innocence. White stated this in a conversation with journalists, when he was taken to the Basmanny court. The investigation is expected on Friday he will be elected Governor of a measure of restraint, but the motion was filed after 22:00 GMT and the meeting was moved to Saturday.
White was detained by employees SKR and FSB on Friday evening in a Moscow restaurant on the 21st floor of Lotte Plaza. Later the Investigative Committee has published photos from the scene of the arrest. Them shows himself Kirov Governor, and laid before him the stack of bills. On one of the security forces showed White that it on hands has a special composition, which notes were marked.
On Saturday, the Governor brought official charges of receiving a bribe in especially large amount (part 6, item 290 of the criminal code). In Raman said that the Governor directly and through intermediaries has received €400 thousand this Friday, he got the second part of the sum.