Policeman from Nizhnekamsk, who shot killer of his colleague, to get state award
In Nizhnekamsk a farewell to the dead policeman is being held.
In Nizhnekamsk they say goodbye to the 34-year-old policeman Dinar Samatov. The major was killed by a 19-year-old boy who attacked him from behind with a knife.
His colleague, Yury R., who hastened to the aid of his colleague and used a service weapon to kill, will be awarded a state award.
The MIA of the Republic of Tatarstan is supporting the relatives of the deceased, his family is provided with payments. Parents and the wife of Dinara will receive a lump-sum payment in the amount of 3.8 million rubles ($60,000), the insurance indemnity - 2.6 million rubles ($40,000).
The official representative of the Kazan Kremlin, Lilia Galimova, expressed from the entire government of the republic condolences to the family of the deceased.
The Prosecutor General's Office had earlier accused the Moscow region’s ex-official of exceeding official authority, taking a bribe on an especially large scale, and forgery, and demanded to seize assets worth of 9 billion rubles ($135 million) from him.