Deputy head of the Ministry of Digital Finance of Russia Maxim Parshin was detained in the case of taking a bribe on an especially large scale (part 6 of article 290 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation), the investigation asks the Basmanny Court of Moscow to arrest him. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
According to a Kommersant source, the official was caught red-handed. The Ministry of Digital Development confirmed that an investigation is underway against the deputy minister.
There is a card with the case in the database of the Moscow courts, it was received by the court on July 13.
Parshin's powers in the Ministry of Digital Development included: