The headquarters of Babariko filed documents for his registration as a presidential candidate

The headquarters of the former head of Belgazprombank Victor Babariko filed in the Central election Commission of Belarus the documents for his registration as a candidate for the presidency of the Republic, is spoken in the message of staff.

Presidential elections appointed in Belarus on 9 August. The stage of submission to the CEC documents for registration of candidates for the presidency lasts from 20 June to 4 July inclusive.

"Despite the fact that Victor Babariko still on the loose, our staff conducts the enrollment process to the end. So today, June 20, we filed the documents for registration Victor Babariko candidate for the presidency of the Republic of Belarus to the Central election Commission", - stated in the message in the Telegram-channel Babariko.

It also notes that the CEC submitted a full package of documents, "in absolute accordance with article 68 of the electoral code of the Republic of Belarus".

Previously the head office of Belagroprombank in Minsk were searched. Babariko led the Bank for over 20 years. SCC of Belarus said that the Bank acted organized criminal group, the conclusion of money abroad. Thursday was detained by Babariko and his son Edward, who is head of staff of his father, they are placed in the KGB detention center. All in all, about 20 people were detained, including top managers of the Bank.

On Friday the SCC RIA Novosti reported that the materials of the "case of Belgazprombank" was transferred to the Prosecutor General of the Republic, which further the investigation of the KGB. Babariko, according to his lawyer, is a suspect. When it was explained to RIA Novosti the head of the CEC Lidziya Yarmoshyna, the finding of Babariko custody does not prevent him to run for President and be elected head of state if he will be registered as a candidate.