The court arrested for two months and the ex-Minister who built Eastern enterprises

Basmanny court of Moscow arrested the former head of FSUE “Spetsstroytekhnologii” when Spetsstroy of Russia Vladimir Samoilova and entrepreneur Renata Samigullina. This is with reference to the press Secretary of the court Juno Tsarev reports “Interfax”.

They are remanded in custody till June 20. Tsarev said that Shamailov and Samigullin suspected of commercial bribery (article 204 of the Russian criminal code).

Samigullin acted as a mediator in commercial bribery and received with subcontractor JSC “TMK” for Samuilova a few million rubles, reports “RIA Novosti” with reference to the data of the investigation. The contractor under the contract was the construction of the Vostochny space centre for housing, communications, social facilities and do landscaping.

FSUE “Spetsstroytekhnologii” Spetsstroy — company, whose main task in 2012 by decree of the government was the construction of the Vostochny space centre.

Earlier on Friday, ex-Director of the Ussuri CJSC “Pacific bridge construction company (TMK), Igor Nesterenko, whose workers complained from the construction site of the Vostochny space centre in the arrears, was sentenced to three years and three months of imprisonment in a General regime colony. Criminal case was considered in a special order. Nesterenko was found guilty under part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code (fraud).

The Eastern spaceport in the Amur region began to be built in 2011. To finish the construction planned in November 2015. The construction was accompanied by the complaints of the workers have not been paid, as well as criminal cases against subcontractors of the enterprise “Dalspetsstroy”, which leads the construction site. In 2015, the damage from theft has exceeded 2 billion rubles., said the Prosecutor of the Amur region Nikolay Pilipchuk. On the eve of the launch site was made the first start.