The Moscow city court has toughened the verdict to the former Deputy Minister of culture Pirumov
The Moscow city court increased his sentence to the former Deputy Minister of culture of Russia Grigory Pirumov.
The court confirmed the penalty of deprivation of liberty for a term of one year and five months, increasing the penalty to 1 million roubles.
In addition, the court held that the presence Pirumova of the order “For merits before Fatherland of II degree” is no longer a mitigating circumstance, according to “Gazeta.ru”.
In October 2017 Dorogomilovsky court sentenced former Deputy Minister of culture for one and half years in a penal colony in the “case of restorers”. However, he was освобождtн from custody in the courtroom, as he read out the time spent in jail.
Pirumov was a key accused of stealing more than 100 million rubles on the restoration projects of the Novodevichy convent in Moscow Museum of cosmonautics in Kaluga and other objects.