Legal Trial of Barmek Employees Continue
Azerbaijan, Baku / corr. Trend K.Zarbaliyeva / On 3 April, the Court on Heinous Crimes of Azerbaijan chaired by Judge Sadraddin Hajiyev held the preparatory hearings of the President of Barmek-Azerbaijan, Huseyn Arabul and 7 of its employees.
During the hearings law defenders of the accused made an appeal in connection with the cessation of the criminal case, release of the arrested and making answerable the investigators. The appeal will be discussed at the preliminary session on 6 April.
The investigation revealed that employees of Barmek misappropriated AZN 9,143,940 from consumers.
The President of the Company, Huseyn Arabul, is accused, in accordance with Article 179.3.2 (appropriation and dissipation), Article 308.2 (misuse of authorities) and Article 313 (service falsification) of the Criminal Code of Azerbaijan. The employees of Barmek-Azerbaijan, Vice President, Omer Guner Ismayl, Director of Technical Department, Vafa Agayev, former General Manager, Chingiz Ibadov and others are accused of Article 179.3.2 and Article 313 of the Criminal Code.