MOSCOW, 15 Nov – RIA Novosti. Ex-Minister of economic development of Russia Alexei Ulyukayev, the detained red-handed when receiving a bribe, on Wednesday, will wear an electronic bracelet that will allow you to track all of his movements while under house arrest, told RIA Novosti source in law enforcement bodies.
Previously the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation said that the Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev caught red-handed when receiving a bribe in two million dollars for the Ministry of economic development issued a positive evaluation, which allowed Rosneft to acquire state-owned shares “Bashneft”. On Tuesday, the court sent the speaker under house arrest until January 15. Soon, Russian President Vladimir Putin has freed the speaker from office in connection with loss of trust.
“According to the court order, the speaker will be on all the time of his arrest wearing an electronic monitoring anklet. On Wednesday experts will have to install in his apartment, special equipment, and then connect it to a bracelet,” said the source.
According to him, this measure was chosen because the investigators and prosecutors believe that the speaker may attempt to evade justice.