Head of Surgut Administration department to be tried for $8.600 bribe
The official illegally transferred the non-residential premises into the residential.
The Head of the Surgut Administration Department for Registration of Municipal Housing is suspected of receiving a bribe of 500 thousand rubles ($8.600). As reported by the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area Prosecutor's Office (KhMAO), the official took this money for illegally transferring the non-residential premises to residential.
The supervisory authority has already sent the city authorities a demand for the dismissal of the unconscientious employee. Now, the labor contract with the official will be terminated in connection with the loss of confidence.
In addition, the Prosecutor's Office opened a criminal case under part 5 of Art. 290 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (Bribe-Taking) and Art. 285 of the Criminal Code (Abuse of Official Powers).