Ex-Nizhny Novgorod government executive wanted on bribery charges
MOSCOW, April 19 (RAPSI) – The former Nizhny Novgorod government executive Oleg Kondrashov has been put on the wanted list in a 17-million-ruble bribery case ($280,000), the Investigative Committee reports Thursday.
Kondrashov’s deputy Vladimir Privalov and two alleged bribery intermedia, businessmen Sergey Muravlev and Yury Grishin, have been arrested and charged. Investigators have filed a motion to put them in detention, the statement reads.
According to investigation, from 2012 to 2013, Kondrashov and Privalov received 17 million rubles from a businessman personally and through third parties for the officials’ assistance in funeral business and allocation of a land plot for the construction of crematorium.