Azerbaijan Prosecutor`s Office examines 21 criminal cases on facts of violation of urban construction norms


January 25, Fineko/abc.az. The State Committee on Urban Planning & Architecture of Azerbaijan is taking measures aimed at preventing violations of urban planning norms.

Committee’s chair Samir Nuriyev stated that breaches of urban planning legislation and legal documents by executive authorities were revealed in eight districts of Baku and six districts of the country in 2018.

"In order to prevent the facts, 22 demands were put forward and submitted to executive authorities. Materials on 21 facts were transferred for trial to the General Prosecutor’s Office, and criminal cases were initiated on some of them," Nuriyev said.