People from the Russian transport control agency have been charged and are being considered to be arrested within the investigation into wreckage of MV “Bulgaria”

Investigators of the General Investigative Office of the Investigative Committee within the criminal investigation into the wreck of the cruise ship “Bulgaria” have charged the head of transport police department of State Marine and River Transport Office for Volga of the Federal Transport Control Service Irek Timergazeev and the chief state inspector of the same department Vladislav Semyonov with the crime under part 3 of article 293 of the Russian Criminal Code (criminal negligence).

At the moment the court is considering the investigation’s application to impose on the accused a restraint of custody.

17 August 2011 18:10

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