Another high-ranking official of Nakhchivan arrested - Theft of 212 million...

Sabail district court of Baku city considered the prosecutor's petition in an ongoing criminal case in the State Security Service in respect of the chairman of the Urban Planning and Architecture Committee of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Rustamov Hijran Yagub oglu, reports citing APA.
By the decision of the judge dated 13.12.2022, Hijran Rustamov was placed under preventive detention
In the ongoing criminal case, Hijran Rustamov is accused of abusing his official powers and embezzling 212 million 361 thousand manats of state funds intended for the implementation of construction and improvement works in the territory of the Autonomous Republic.