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Press Secretary Tsepkalo commented on the beginning of the examinations before trial

The interior Ministry of Belarus have not yet briefed the candidate for presidency of the country Valery Tsepkalo about the beginning of the pre-trial checks on the illegal nature of the actions and policies did not apply to him for explanations, told RIA Novosti on Monday his press Secretary Alexei urban.

Earlier official representative of the interior Ministry of Belarus Olga Chemodanova reported RIA Novosti that the Agency conducts a preliminary examination on the subject of illegal actions on the part of Tsepkalo. The reason for this was submitted to the Prosecutor General of the Republic the application from the citizen of Belarus of Turkish origin. According to local media and Telegram channels, we are talking about a businessman Sedate Igdeli, which has participated in the development of the Park of high technologies in the period when his administration was headed by the future President.

"We learned about it from the media. No, not yet briefed and explanations not asked", - said the press Secretary answering the question about the existence of the request to Tsepkalo from the interior Ministry to give explanations in connection with pre-trial test initiated at the request of the Belarusian-Turkish businessman.

Urban also denied the statements Ideji performed on the Internet about his alleged close friendship with Tsepkalo. Commenting on the businessman's statement in the media that the politician did not pay him for work on the design and construction of your personal home, a spokesman said that the cooperation Tsepkalo and businessman to build houses ended "at the zero point" because of the poor quality of the waterproofing of the basement.

"The state Inspectorate found violations during the construction. And the court upheld the claim filed (to the Belarusian-Turkish businessman from the Tsepkalo – ed.), awarded to compensate the plaintiff but it has not been reimbursed, as the defendant company was bankrupt," - said the spokesman.

While urban stated that the policy staff has information that a number of companies, including the HTP resident-companies had previously expressed to the company Ideji claims the quality of construction. "In 2015, he was deprived of the license for implementation of construction works. He has not finished a single facility in Minsk," - said the spokesman.

The twenty-fourth day of June Tsepkalo filed documents for registration as presidential candidate to the Central election Commission of Belarus. Currently only participate in elections seven people who passed in the respective territorial Commission for checking the signatures of citizens collected in support of his nomination, but only three have filed documents for registration of candidates. The stage of submission to the CEC documents for registration will end on 4th July. Elections in Belarus will be held on 9 August.