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Officials of the Ministry of Agriculture arrested for abuse with duty

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Police of Kosovo have arrested four people, three of whom are reported to be officials of the Ministry of Agriculture. The three officials are accused of “abusing with duty”.

Police of Kosovo say that they have also arrested the owner of “Calabrija” company in Gjilan, on suspicion of “fraud with subsidies”.

Law enforcement authorities  say that  the amount that has been embezzled is 200 thousand euros.

Also, the Agency for Agricultural Development says that it has proceeded around 40 cases suspected of abuse in the line of duty relating to subsidies.

“Judicial authorities are expected to carry out the necessary legal procedures and we, as an institution, fully support judicial authorities”, the press release of the Agency for Agricultural Development says. /balkaneu.com/

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