Pechersk district court of Kyiv ordered the Prosecutor General’s office to resume the investigation against the former head of the National Bank of Ukraine Valeria Gontareva. This is stated in the court order.
It is indicated that the pre-trial investigation on the fact of intervention of officials of the NBU in the work of the court led the Department on investigation of especially important cases of the GPU, and the decision to close the case was adopted on 3 March 2017.
The court reversed the decision of the investigator on closing of the criminal case because it was wrongly approved.
The Kyiv Prosecutor’s office opened a criminal case against Gontareva in February 2015 under part 2 of article 364 of the criminal code – abuse of power.
10 APR Gontareva at a press conference announced his resignation on may 10.
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