An official, who pocketed money allocated for school repair sentenced for 5 years of imprisonment in Chernihiv region
The District Court of Varva in Chernihiv region issued an indictment to the head of the department of District State Administration, who pocketed 400 thousand UAH of budget money allocated for school repair.
The local educational establishment was repaired by the Kyiv commercial establishment, which won the tender and got over 2 million UAH from the state budget. The head of the department of District State Administration and the head of State Construction Company made an arrangement with a contractor about overvaluation of the amount of work and its cost. As a result the sum for school repair increased at about 400 thousand UAH.
The Court convicted one of the heads of the department of District State Administration under Part 4 Article 191 and Part 1 Article 366 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The criminal was sentenced to 5 years of imprisonment.
Two other subjects of the criminal proceeding were brought to responsibility under Article 366 and 358 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. One of them was sentenced to 2 years imprisonment with a probation period, the other one was fined.
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