04.11.2019 | Criminal case concerning taking bribe in especially large amounts by the former Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Armenia and giving bribe by the director of a medical institution has been sent to court

The preliminary investigation of the criminal case initiated in the Investigative Department of the National Security Service of the Republic of Armenia on the facts of taking bribe in especially large amounts by the former Deputy Minister of Health of the RA and giving him bribe in especially large amounts by the director of one of the medical institutions operating in the Republic of Armenia has been completed on March 30, 2019.

 

By the sufficient evidence obtained during the preliminary investigation it has been substantiated that the former Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Armenia, A.D., may have received bribe for certain actions.

 

Specifically, from January to March 30, 2019 A.D. has accepted the offer of the director of the medical institution operating in the Republic of Armenia - R.A., for receiving material benefits, with the use of his official position in favor of the latter, to provide patronage in the service and systematically assist in certain actions. Thus, compared to 2018, to help to reduce governmental funding for 2019 (carried out by decrees of the RA Minister of Health of the Republic of Armenia) as much as possible, then to increase the amount of financing during 2019, to change and redistribute the shares of salary and bonus payments within the framework of state order.

 

A. D. with the use of his official position in favor of R.A. has also contributed to reduce governmental funding for 2019 of the organization headed by the latter and took measures to change and redistribute the shares of salary and bonus payments of the specified organization within the framework of the state order. On March 30, 2019 A. D. in his office has personally received from R.A. the amount of the bribe – 3.000 USD.

 

For the above-mentioned A.D. has been charged under Point 2 of Part 4 of Art. 311 of the RA Criminal Code, R.A. has been charged under Point 1 of Part 3 of Art. 312 of the RA Criminal Code.

 

The indictment drawn up by the criminal case has been approved by the prosecutor supervising the legality of the preliminary investigation and, together with the criminal case has been sent to the court for consideration on the merits.

 

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