Head of Viktar Babaryka'a nomination group
Date of detention: 18 Jun 2020
Art. 243 of the Criminal Code - Evasion of taxes and fees
Prison: Pre-trial detention center of KGB
Eduard Babaryka is the head of the nomination group of presidential nominee Viktar Babaryka. He was detained on June 18 together with his father on their way to the CEC. The detention was carried out by the Department for Financial Investigations of the State Control Committee. Lawyers were not allowed to visit the detainees during the entire day. On the same day, Eduard Babaryka was placed in the KGB pre-trial detention center.
On June 21, Eduard Babaryka was charged under Art. 243 (tax evasion on a particularly large scale).