The mayor of Pereslavl-Zalessky arrested due to embezzlement in the construction of the plant RUSNANO
The investigative Committee suspects Director of pharmaceutical company “NT-Pharma” Rustam Ataullakhanov and the mayor of Pereslavl-Zalessky Denis Koshurnikova embezzlement-owned RUSNANO funds in the amount of more than 1 billion rubles in the construction of the plant, reports “Interfax”. Law enforcement agencies carry out investigative actions in the office “Rosnano” in the Yaroslavl region. The mayor is detained.
The Deputy of the city Duma from “Fair Russia” Sergei Khabibulin told Interfax that the searches took place in offices of the administration of Pereslavl-Zalessky and in the house of the mayor of the city Dmitry Koshurnikova. Yaroslavl “Komsomolskaya Pravda” he announced the arrest of the mayor: “There is information that the mayor took 6 hours and 30 minutes in your own home. Probably, the way it is, as the mayor today, no one has seen and not answering his phone”.
According to Khabibullin, when he came in the morning to the city Council, and there the administration has worked about 70-80 police officers – masked men with guns and men in civilian clothes but with weapons. “In the offices of the city hall and the thoughts are searched, seized computers, folders with documents,” – said Venkov.
According to the newspaper, in addition to the Koshurnikova detained several senior officials of Pereslavl. It is also reported that the searches go in the factory “Slavros” the company “Protekt”, where he worked before the mayor, and that, as they say in Pereslavl, remained under the control Koshurnikovo.
In the message a press-services “Rosnano” it is said that “investigations in
with respect to one of the managers of “RUSNANO” can be associated with the delay
construction of a pharmaceutical complex “NT-Pharma” located in
“Rosnano” the beginning of the investment in this project in 2009 together with
pool of private co-investors. The company’s share in the project is 49%.
“In the course of the project our partners were having difficulty
payment schedule, after which “Rosnano” have put their investment.
The project was under threat of freezing. But last year, RUSNANO
managed to find a new private investor who is interested in
investments in “NT-Pharma” and has acquired a 35.5 per cent stake in the company. After
as it began to come into the project, the Board of Directors
RUSNANO also agreed on the continuation of funding in
proportional to its equity participation share,” reports the company.
Now completed, albeit with a significant lag
from the initial schedule; is the installation, testing and commissioning
“In relations with the investigating authorities RUSNANO provides all
necessary information and is interested in constructive engagement
with the investigation,” said the company, without mentioning the name of the Manager, the
which have questions from investigators.