Russian Roskomnadzor under enforcement fire due to fraud allegations

Three top executives of Russian Roskomnadzor are under investigation. Russian investigative committee has initiated a criminal case and leads investigation in relation to executives of Roskomnadzor. There are three persons involved in this case – Vadim Ampelonsky (press secretary of Roskomnadzor), Boris Edidin (chief of legal department at Roskomnadzor) and Aleksandr Veselchakov.

According to court’s database Ampelonsky and Edidin are accused under article 159 of Russian criminal code (fraud, committed by organized group of persons or in a large scale, and entailed depriving a person of a right on a living space). There are no any additional, confirmed, details about this case.