The interior Ministry of Ukraine said about the loss of 2.7 thousand cars of grain in the state Reserve

Almost 2.7 thousand cars of grain worth more than 29.7 million dollars disappeared from the warehouses of the state Agency of reserve of Ukraine, said Advisor to the Minister of internal Affairs Mikhail Apostol.

Earlier the security Service of Ukraine reported that they blocked corruption activities of the head of one of managements of the state Agency of reserve, the official is suspected of illegal activities for almost $ 4 million. According to investigators, he organized the mechanism of illegal acquisition and sale of property reserves, in particular food products.

"Almost 2.7 thousand cars of grain, which should be deposited in the state Reserve, "eat mouse". The sum of losses - more than 800 million hryvnia (over 29.7 million USD – ed.). This deficiency, according to the former head of State Yaroslav Pohorila, discovered in the course of the audit," wrote the Apostle on his page in Facebook.

In addition, according to him, "greedy mouse" got the structure of the state Reserve in Chortkiv in the Ternopil region. "Here they cleared the warehouses of grain that would fit in more than 150 wagons, grain carriers," said the Apostle.

Earlier, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denis Shmyhal said that the government controls the food situation in the country during the early stages, reserves are sufficient to cover consumption for the next six months.