Arashukov said that the testimony against him was paid millions

Арашуков заявил, что за показания против него заплатили миллионы

A court in Moscow on Tuesday extended the detention until 30 June the dismissed member of the Council of the Federation Rauf Arashukov. Thus, the Basmanny court has satisfied the petition of the investigator who, grounding him, talking including about the necessity of appointment of complex forensic psychological and psychiatric examination.

Arashukova accused of involvement in two murders and the creation of the arrested criminal gang. The case has arrested several people, including father Arashukova, which was accused of stealing gas in large volumes. Two of them today also extended the arrest.

Arashukov himself asked to be transferred under house arrest. The guilt he categorically does not recognize.

At the court session on Tuesday, Rauf Arashukov stated that the witnesses for your testimony against him had paid a large sum, and called it a “conspiracy” case against him and members of his family. The names of the allegedly bribed witnesses and “customers” of the criminal case, he promised to call later. Arashukov claims that one of them received 30 million rubles, and another 35 million.