Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh, who is accused of receiving especially large bribes, will continue the hunger strike until he was allowed to see his family, despite the fact that his health is deteriorating day by day. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to his lawyer Olga Mikhailova.
“Nikita Belykh continues hunger strike, he feels worse, he really is weakening,” said Mikhailov. According to her, he promised to end fast only after a meeting with his wife, children or brother.
On the eve of the Governor himself said in the Moscow city court which has considered the complaint for his arrest, in jail for him is not arranged proper intake of food and medicines. “I really have diabetes, I am under daily medical supervision. Yes, I have the opportunity to use their blood pressure cuff and glucometer. But I can’t provide the proper taking the pills and nutrition. In pre-trial detention centre it is impossible,” he explained.
Earlier, another lawyer of the Governor Vadim Prokhorov talked about hudsonii of health of the Governor. According to him, his client feels worse because of interruptions in medication and the hunger strike, which he announced on June 29 in protest against the indictment of the prosecution and also due to the fact that it still did not let his wife and brother.
White was detained in Moscow on 24 June. He was charged with bribery in especially large size. Against the Governor chose a measure of restraint in form of arrest. He will remain in custody until the end of August. According to investigators, the Governor received €400 thousand for what promised to support Novovyatskiy ski mill and Forestry management company in the implementation of their investment projects.