On October 20, during the first hearing of the court on high crimes of the Republic of Azerbaijan regarding the case of former administrator of the President Apparate of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Akif Muradverdiyev, gave a statement in the courts under the judging of Tofig Pashaev, as Trend reports.
Besides accusations in coup d'etat he is accused on article 179.3.2 (spending of funds), 308.2 ((abuse of work power), 311 (receiving bribes) and 312 (giving bribes). It should be noted that court went under all the occusations but the coup d'etat.
A. Muradverdiyev listened to the accusation and gave a statement. As of coup d'etat it is being investigated with general principles of the case.
It should be reminded that in October 2005 security forces found out the forces preparing coup d'etat. Many high rank officials have been arrested, including former Minister of Economic Development, Farkhad Aliyev, and ex Minister of Health, Ali Insanov, Akif Muradverdiyev and others.
Currently the case is under investigation by the Ministry of National Defense.