Party of Mongolian ex-president protests arrest of party’s general secretary

ULAANBAATAR, Nov 05 (MonInfo) – Leaders of Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party or party of ex-president of Mongolia Enkhbayar Nambar protested last night’s arrest of their party’s secretary general. 
Mongolian Minister of Health Shiilegdamba Gankhuyag was arrested last night by country’s anti-corruption body “Independent agency against Corruption” or IAAC.Local media reported he is now detained in Prison unit no.461 under the country’s Prison authority. His office and home was raided by police force.
According to local media story, the Minister was arrested and under questioning for bribery and corruption.It is alleged that he was arrested when he about to receive 500 million tugrug worth US dollars as bribe.
Shiilegdamba is member and general secretary of Mongolian’s People’s Revolutionary Party or MPRP and close ally of former president Enkhbayar Nambar.
Erdenejamyan, advisor of the MPRP said “ Shiilegdamba is not a  person that can receive bribery. We trust him. this is politically motivated arrest as parliamentary election is nearing.It is part of the activities to intimidate MPRP. We all know who ordered this arrest.”
He then said “it is incumbent president Elbegdorj who appoints chief of the IAAC and and general prosecutor. He is the one orchestrating all these attacks against our party.”
Former President Enkhbayar Nambar and his party MPRP  often accused the IAAC of acting under direct order of incumbent President Elbegdorj Tsakhia to hunt down his political enemies under the guise of fighting with corruption. Enditem.


Post a Comment

Facebook page

Powered by Blogger.


Advertising in Mongolia An Culture Editorial of the Mongolianviews education Environmental protection Famous Mongolians Foreigners in Mongolia Inner Mongolia Ivanhoe Mines Mongolia agriculture Mongolia analysis Mongolia and Australia Mongolia and Belorussia Mongolia and Cambodia Mongolia and Canada Mongolia and central Asia Mongolia and China Mongolia and Cuba Mongolia and EU Mongolia and Germany Mongolia and Hongkong Mongolia and Hungary Mongolia and India Mongolia and Inner Mongolia Mongolia and Iran Mongolia and Italy Mongolia and Japan Mongolia and Kazakhstan Mongolia and Korea Mongolia and Kuwait Mongolia and Malaysia Mongolia and Nato Mongolia and North Korean Mongolia and Poland Mongolia and Russia Mongolia and Singapore Mongolia and South Korea Mongolia and Taiwan Mongolia and the world Mongolia and Tibet Mongolia and Turkey Mongolia and UK Mongolia and Ukraine Mongolia and UN Mongolia and USA Mongolia and Vietnam Mongolia Banking Mongolia civic society Mongolia crime Mongolia diplomacy Mongolia Economy Mongolia Education Mongolia Energy Mongolia Finance Mongolia Health Mongolia History Mongolia holiday Mongolia in international media Mongolia Industries Mongolia Joke Mongolia law Mongolia LGBT Mongolia medical Mongolia military Mongolia Mining Mongolia Mining Developments Mongolia Mortgage Mongolia natural disaster Mongolia Petroleum Mongolia public announcements Mongolia railways Mongolia Religion Mongolia society Mongolia Sports Mongolia Stamp Mongolia telecommunication Mongolia tourism Mongolia Urbanization Mongolia Wild Life Mongolian Agriculture Mongolian Archeology Mongolian Food Mongolian Gay Mongolian Government news Mongolian History Mongolian Military Mongolian Mining Development Mongolian Movie Mongolian News Mongolian Parliament Mongolian Political news Mongolian Press Mongolian Songs Mongolian Women Mongolian Youth Mongolians abroad Moninfo Opinion Oyu Tolgoi Investment Agreement Photo news Press Release Rio Tinto Tavan Tolgoi coal mine Ulaanbaatar development Weird expatriates in Mongolia

Blog Archive


Live Traffic