Press Secretary of the Governor went to the beauty contest in China due to the budget

The head of the press service of the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region at the expense of the budget went with his wife and her sister in China in the international beauty contest Mrs. Globe. On Friday, August 25, reported on the website of the regional Prosecutor’s office.

“Payment of costs associated with the trip, worth more than one million rubles, produced at the expense of reserve Fund of the regional budget”, — stated in the message.

There is not given a name by the press Secretary to the Governor Valery Shantsev, however, based on the information on the website of the regional government, a post from 2010 is a novel Skudnyakov.

As prosecutors found out that a trip he organized to the holiday period in December 2016. During the same year, “there were numerous cases of failures in financial assistance to people in difficult life situations, which is evidence of inefficient expenditure of budgetary funds”, said the Agency.

They added that allocated from the reserve Fund the money transferred to the company “Constellation of the Volga region” under the contracts concluded without lawful bidding procedures. “In addition, for several years, the 37-year-old officer gave the employer false information about incomes, property and obligations of property character” — consider in office of public Prosecutor.

After verification of the facts of the revealed violations the head of the region made a representation. Also collected materials sent to the Investigative Committee for a criminal legal evaluation.

Skudnyakov was born on 16 February 1980. He is a candidate of political Sciences, has three higher education. Since 2002 he worked in the legislative Assembly of Nizhny Novgorod region. In 2007 he became head of Department of public relations of the Nizhny Novgorod administration. In 2008 recognized as the best municipal employee of Russia.

Mrs. Globe (“Mrs. globe”) — the most prestigious world beauty contest for married women held annually. The funds raised donated to charity. Participants must be over the age of 25, be married or have children. The Winner Of The Mrs. Globe-2017 was the representative of the Belarus math teacher Svetlana Kuznetsova. The finals took place on 11 December 2016 on the island of Hainan (China).