Acting Director of Arpi Litch National Park Arrested

Acting Director of Arpi Litch National Park Arrested


The materials prepared by Shirak Regional Department of RA SNS provided factual information that in 2017-2019 Deputy Director of "Lake Arpi National Park" SNCO of RA Ministry of Environment, currently Acting Director of this SNCO, G. A. required from 4 people bribes in order to allow the grass to be harvested in the national park and received a particularly large sum of 250,000, 100,000, and 26,500 AMD, as well as property - grass bricks costing about 30,000 and 2,000,000 AMD and other advantages such as performing works for his benefit in the amount of 165,000 AMD.

By the order of Shirak Regional Prosecutor, on December 2, 2019, the acting director of SNCO was arrested. The preliminary investigation is ongoing and appropriate investigative and procedural actions are taken to fully clarify the circumstances of the case.

Notice: Every person suspected in or charged with a criminal offense shall be presumed innocent unless proved guilty in the manner prescribed by the RA Criminal Procedure Code and unless the verdict comes into legal force.


December 03, 2019 at 12:25