President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said that the former head of Belgazprombank Viktor Babariko began to give testimony to the investigation after he refused to register a candidate for the presidential elections.
Criminal "the case of Belgazprombank", in which is involved in more than 20 people, including top management, coincided in Belarus since the presidential election campaign in which the candidate was nominated, Babariko. The CEC of the Republic on 14 July refused registration as a candidate, the decision was appealed by the lawyers of the policy to the Supreme court. Elections for the highest office appointed in Belarus on 9 August.
The initiative group of the former head of the HTP administration Valery Tsepkalo, who is running for the presidency of Belarus, gathered his nomination 100 thousand signatures of voters, told RIA Novosti on Monday, press Secretary Alex policy urban.
Presidential elections will be held in the Republic on 9 August, for the nomination of their candidates ' initiative groups should gather at least 100 thousand signatures of citizens. On the fifth of June Mikhail Orda, head of the initiative group in support of nomination of six-term incumbent Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko, declared that he signed up over a million voters. The headquarters of another presidential candidate, former head of Belgazprombank Victor Babariko June 6 reported that also leapt over 100 thousand signatures. Thus, Tsepkalo was the third contender, overcame a 100-thousand barrier.