The head of the security Service of Ukraine reported about the detention of the acting rector of the National aviation University during receiving a bribe in the amount of 170 thousand euros. This was reported by press Secretary of the head of state Svyatoslav Tsegolko on his page on Facebook.
According to him, the operation was conducted in cooperation with NABU and the Specialized anticorruption Prosecutor’s office.
Soon the press center of the SBU said that the official through the intermediary – the lawyer demanded 170 thousand euros from the Professor.
“This is the amount official praised the signing of the order appointing the scientist to a position at the University”, – is spoken in the message.
The acting rector and the lawyer were detained in their offices after receiving part of a bribe of 100 thousand euros.
Open criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 368 (obtaining illegal benefit by the official) Criminal code of Ukraine. Proceed urgent quickly-investigative actions.
According to the website of the National aviation University, acting rector is Vladimir Kharchenko.