The headquarters of Babariko asked for change of a preventive measure

The headquarters of the former head of Belgazprombank Victor Babariko, which had previously been denied registration as a presidential candidate and who is in jail for alleged economic crimes, transferred to the state security Committee of Belarus guarantee for change of a measure of restraint policy, reported the press service of the staff.

"Filed", - stated in the press service of the Telegram. A document in the KGB was filed by the representative of a staff of Babariko Maria Kolesnikova.

Previously the headquarters of Babariko announced plans Tuesday to file a statement of guarantee for the policy to change his measure of restraint and urged supporters to send in KGB its petition.

In June at the head office of the BGB, which for nearly 20 years headed Babariko, were searched. The state control Committee of the Republic said that the Bank acted organized criminal group, the conclusion of money abroad. The eighteenth of June, was detained by Babariko and his son Edward, who headed the election headquarters of the father. In total detained about 30 people, including top managers of the Bank. The investigation of the case entrusted to the KGB.

Babariko-senior first accused of tax evasion, which caused damage in especially large size, legalization of proceeds of crime and bribery. But on 24 July he was indicted on a new charge: the article is "bribery" changed to a more heavy "the adoption of official values as part of an organized group."

Belarusians will elect their President on 9 August. Early voting will begin on 4 August. Candidates for the highest office was five people, the current Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko is running for a sixth term. The election campaign is accompanied by the arrests of opposition politicians and activists, as well as unauthorized protests.