21.03.2018 | A criminal case is initiated in the Department for Stata Interests Department of the RA Prosecutor General’s Office on the fact of a forgery of official documents and improper implementation of duties

Letters of the RA Ministries of Finances and Culture sent to the RA Prosecutor’s Office have been studied in the Department for State Interests Protection of the RA Prosecutor General’s Office and in the result of the study it was found out that within the framework of the Program of “Restoration, repair and maintenance of monuments” during 2014-2016 officials of the RA Ministry of Culture admitted the improper implemented work and registered it as complete for which 67 mln AMD was paid from the state budget, thus inflicting damage to the state.


Taking into account that the above-mentioned crimes included characteristic features of crime prescribed by the RA Criminal Code Article 312 part 2 and Article 325 part 2, a criminal case was initiated the preliminary investigation of which was assigned to the RA Investigative Committee.


Notice: Every person suspected in or charged with a criminal offense shall be presumed innocent unless proved guilty in the manner prescribed by the RA Criminal Procedure Code and unless the verdict comes into legal force.