Dmitry Pascutto: Sergey Guneev / RIA Novosti
The investigation against high-ranking officials of Dagestan are not connected with politics, said press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov. His words to the correspondent “Tapes.ru.»
“Anti-corruption campaign is consistent, not limited to the geography of Dagestan. (…) All are guided by the principles of justice and inevitability of punishment”, — said Peskov.
Answering the question about the potential destabilization in the Republic, associated with the actions of the siloviki, a Kremlin spokesman said he did not consider it appropriate to put the question this way. “Actions intended to protect citizens from corruption and to enhance their life,” he said.
Previously Peskov said that detention officials in Dagestan should not be construed as a political crisis in all regions of consecutive work.
The acting Chairman of the government of Dagestan Abdusamad Gamidov, his Deputy Shamil Isaev and Raudino Yusufov and former Minister of education of the Republic of Sahabas Shahs February 6, was charged with fraud.
According to the Investigative Committee, the damage in the case of Dagestani officials has exceeded 95 million rubles. The Republic also holds the state office of public Prosecutor. 38 special group of prosecutors arrived to Dagestan to study the work of the national authorities in mid-January.
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