Emergency officials improperly spent two billion and ended up in jail


Alexander Tomaszowie: svu.ru

Former Director of the development Department of the Ministry of emergency situations Alexander Tomaszow arrested on criminal charges of misuse of more than 1.7 billion rubles from the budget. About this newspaper “Kommersant”.

The measure of restraint to the officer is elected until April 22. In this case also there passes the former head of the financial-economic Department of the MOE Rais Akhmadeev, who is under house arrest.

According to the newspaper, the MOE signed a contract to supply aircraft-amphibian Be-200 Taganrog aviation factory named after Beriev in the amount of 1.74 billion rubles, but the equipment never arrived. In the Wake of budget funds were spent for the purchase of fire equipment — vehicles, helicopters Mi-8. The FSB has checked up an expenditure of budgetary funds and has identified violations in the form of misuse of money.

Tomasov, with the rank of actual state counselor of the 3rd rank (corresponds to army major-General), categorically denied his guilt, said his lawyer. A source told the publication that the officer told investigators about his innocence to the conclusion of these contracts. The defendant argues that the redirection of money from airplanes to helicopters was discussed at the Board meeting of the Ministry of emergency situations, held in February 2016, four months before his appointment as Director of the Department of development.

His lawyer added that Tomasev 39 years of impeccable service in the armed forces and Ministry of emergency situations, participation in 56 humanitarian and rescue operations, including missions in Syria. He also awarded the medal of Honor, the medal of the order “For merits before Fatherland”. Tomasov left the service in the MOE in 2017. Investigators had not found him during the search of luxury goods and luxury real estate, he was detained in the apartment, which he received 15 years ago from the Ministry of defence.

Tomashova detained after he testified Akhmadeev, which then softened the measure of restraint, releasing from prison home.

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