The investigation found drugs in the apartment of the former Minister of open government Mikhail Abyzov told the investigator on especially important issues Sergey Stepanov.
about it he told the Basmanny court of the capital of Russia where the question on prolongation of arrest Abyzova.
How much and what kind of substance is found, until not specified.
for its part, the lawyer of ex-Minister Ruslan Peel said his fingerprints on the bag with drugs there, and how he ended up in the apartment - is unknown.
Already prosecuted under the criminal code, it is allocated in separate manufacture.
A consequence was asked to leave Abyzova in jail, Recalling that he has property in Britain and Italy.
Abyzov was taken into custody March 27, on charges of fraud and creating an organized criminal fraternity.
According to investigators, in 2011-2014, the former head of the Ministry with accomplices has stolen and brought abroad the four billion rubles from the Siberian energy organizations and " Regional electric networks ", the major energy suppliers in the Novosibirsk region. Abyzov does not plead guilty.