The speaker paid his court-appointed penalty in the amount of 130 million rubles
MOSCOW, December 10. /TASS/. Former Minister of economic development of Russia Alexei Ulyukayev, who was sentenced to eight years in prison for taking bribes, paid assigned by the verdict of the Zamoskvoretsky court a fine in the amount of 130 million rubles. TASS said the lawyer Larisa Kashtanova.
“The savings Bank has transferred the money to the bailiffs, there are all the required amount,” she said.
15 December 2017, the court sentenced the speaker to eight years in prison and a fine of 130 million rubles. He was convicted of receiving a bribe the head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin in the amount of $2 million Itself the speaker in court repeatedly declared that became a victim of provocation.
According to the defence, the former Minister received from the head of “Rosneft” a bag with $2 million being sure that it is wine. He became the first Federal Minister in Russia, detainees in exercising the powers.