ArmInfo.On February 14, a court of general jurisdiction rejected the motion of the defense side of former head of the State Control Service (SCS) of Armenia David Sanasaryan to terminate the criminal prosecution against him.
To recall, in April 2019, Sanasaryan was charged with abuse of power during a tender for the supply of medical equipment for hemodialysis. As part of the tender for the purchase of equipment for hemodialysis, the NSS previously arrested head of the SCS procurement control department Samvel Adyan, chief specialist of the same department Gevorg Khachatryan and t accountant of Zorashen LLC Taron Avetisyan. Later Gevorg Khachatryan was released from custody, and a written undertaking not to leave the place of rest was chosen as a preventive measure against him.
According to the National Security Service, Samvel Adyan, the acting head of the procurement control department of SCS, together with the chief specialist of the same department Gevorg Khachatryan, having entered into a preliminary conspiracy on the basis of personal interest, contrary to the interests of the service, using his official position, was illegal during 2018-2019 intervened in the organized procurement procedures of controlled facilities in order to acquire the medical equipment necessary for the Ministry of Healthcare of Armenia and a number of medical centers, in order to ensure victory in the announced tenders of the trade organizations sponsored by them.