The former head of Military Medical Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Russia Alexander Belevitin convicted in the purchase of scanners.
According to RBC in the Moscow District Military Court, Major-General was accused of taking bribes on a large scale in the supply of the Ministry of Defence scanners. The devices were purchased by the War Department at inflated prices.
The total amount of bribes A.Belevitinu and his deputy Alexei Nikitin was about 180,000 euros.
The prosecutor sought to deprive the military rank of General and send him to prison for 12 years. But in the end A.Belevitina sentenced to eight years.
According to experts, in the framework of a state contract worth more than 187 million rubles. medical equipment was purchased at inflated prices, which resulted in the infliction of damage to the state of more than 51 million rubles.
We add that the former head of the military medical department guilty of taking bribes categorically denies.
PS do not say otherwise