You are here

Ministry of Internal Affairs, Minselkhozprod take control over harvesting campaign

The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Minskselkhozprod are working out a mutual system of agricultural equipment accounting. This will help to show the real picture on the farms.

Meanwhile, the monitoring done by the police showed a range of serious violations. As many as 14 cases of fuel, potato and grain fraud have been prevented. Some four cases of keeping stolen diesel, a couple of cases of burglary and expenditure.

Valery Balabuev, head of the financial crimes enforcement department of the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Belarus:
There are recorded cases of dekitting equipment which was in leasing. Under the excuse to provide everything necessary for the harvesting campaign? Part of the machinery was dekitted and the corresponding elements were put into different machinery.

The police are fighting with labor discipline violation. As many as 44 cases against guards of farms who were drunk have been registered. There are issues concerned the physical state of combiners. Among other violations are – the exploitation of broken machinery, the absence of insurance, driving licenses, and the expired tech inspection.

Stanislav Solovei, senior special cases inspector of the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Belarus:
The inspections are carried out when the machinery goes out into the fields and when they return to the garage. There were 240 inspections and 112 people have been convicted of a criminal and administrative offense.

The law enforcement bodies are continuing the control over the harvesting campaign.

Ministry of Internal Affairs, Minselkhozprod take control over harvesting campaign