Criminal case for corruption initiated against Ingushetia Agriculture Minister
Investigators opened a criminal case against the Head of the Ingushetia Ministry of Agriculture Ruslan Kostoev.
Kostoeva is suspected of abuse of official powers, the press service of the Republic reported.
On Thursday, the Head of Ingushetia Yunus-Bek Yevkurov dismissed Kostoev from his post during a meeting of the republican Anti-Corruption Commission. It is reported that the initiated against Minister criminal case dealt with funds on a crop insurance.
According to the newspaper Izvestia, Kostoev was arrested at the ramp in Nazran airport the day before.
The Kremlin was told that they use Telegram for internal communications. However, if it is blocked, the staff of the Presidential Administration is ready to switch to another messenger, said Dmitry Peskov.
Deputy of Izhevsk Zakhar Milostivenko was detained the day before on suspicion of "restricting competition". Sources clarify that the case of the parliamentarian is connected with the criminal case of Alexander Soloviev, accused of multimillion bribes.