"161 millions tenge": the director of "East Zapad" cheated farms and embezzled budget funds

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Фото: egemen.kz
Фото: egemen.kz

The director of "Chigys Zapad" embezzled more than 161 millions tenge of budget funds. About this, the Kostanay region department of the KMA has discovered the fact of theft of subsidies in the agro-industrial complex, the national portal "Adyrna" reports.

A. A. Netesov, director of "Eastern Zapad" LLP, as well as Z. A. Anuarbekov. and D.M. Asanov, within the framework of the state program in 2018-2019, deceived the heads of farms in the region and embezzled more than 161 million tenge of budget funds," the report said.
The money allocated by the state as an investment subsidy to the subjects of the agro-industrial complex became the target of theft according to the following scheme: individuals contacted the farmers themselves, filled out applications and financial documents on their behalf, in which the price of equipment supplied for pasture irrigation was doubled, and the difference was stolen.

The court found all the defendants in this case guilty of the offense, sentenced them to 5 and 6 years in prison and were arrested in the courtroom.