(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)
BAKU, Azerbaijan, November 28. Minister of
Finance of Nakhchivan Rafael Rza oglu Aliyev was arrested by the
State Security Service, trend reports.
The Sabail District Court of Baku city considered the petition
of the investigator against the Minister of Finance of the
Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Rafael Rza oglu Aliyev in the
framework of a criminal case being processed by the State Security
By decision of judge Ulviya Shukurova dated November 26, 2022,
Rafael Aliyev was taken into custody for a period of 4 months.
Rafael Aliyev is accused of abuse of office and embezzlement of
144 million manats of public funds in various ways.
It should be noted that according to previously published
information, the State Security Service carried out operations in
the State Customs Committee of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic,
as a result of which various heads of the Committee were held
accountable and arrested.
The details of the detention of the Minister of Finance of
Nakhchivan and the results of the ongoing criminal case are being
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