Founder of Sumy Ziyavudin Magomedov infected with coronavirus in Lefortovo


The founder of the Summa group of companies, Ziyavudin Magomedov, became infected with the coronavirus in the Lefortovo jail, said lawyer Victoria Tsilyurik and member of the PMC Eva Merkacheva. He, along with accomplices, is accused of embezzlement and embezzlement of 11 billion rubles. The PMC will check Lefortovo for the presence of a COVID-19 outbreak.

“We did not see him sick, they did not give us,” said Ms. Tsilyurik RBC. – The administration of the pre-trial detention center informed – we sent them a request, they called and informed. He felt unwell on Saturday; on Monday – Tuesday, he was no longer taken out for investigation with a preliminary diagnosis of SARS. And yesterday on Thursday we were informed that the diagnosis was confirmed, it’s a coronavirus. ” According to her, there are other infected in the pre-trial detention center. Among them is Mr. Magomedov’s neighbor.

Ms. Merkacheva said that the illness of the founder of Sumy is mild. “According to information from relatives and lawyers, Ziyavudin Magomedov confirmed the coronavirus in the pre-trial detention center … I, as a member of the PMC, intend to check the Lefortovo pre-trial detention center for an outbreak of coronavirus,” said a member of the PMC Interfax.

The Magomedov brothers were arrested in March 2018. They are accused of organizing an organized crime group, as well as embezzlement and embezzlement totaling 11 billion rubles. Now they are getting acquainted with the materials of their case, comprising more than 700 volumes.

Read more about the development of the case – in the article “Kommersant”, “Sum” was considered a criminal basis. “