Prosecutor General of Turkmenistan Serdar Myalikgulyev reported to Serdar Berdymukhamedov on Thursday at a meeting of the State Security Council on the facts of exposure of illegal grain deals, theft of state property and bribery.
During a number of inspections carried out at state grain enterprises, facts of theft of products by some responsible persons were revealed. Illegal transactions with wheat were established at the Bakhherden and Balkanabat grain enterprises. The guilty officials will receive punishment in accordance with the law in the form of 12 years' imprisonment.
Another revelation concerned the discovery of corrupt schemes in the Turkmen Airlines air communications agency related to the booking and sale of tickets for foreign flights. The perpetrators were also punished to the fullest extent of the law.
Listening to the Prosecutor General's reports, Serdar Berdymukhamedov emphasized the continuation of Turkmenistan's anti-corruption policy and the lack of leniency towards those who embezzle the property of the country and the Turkmen people.