A businessman arrested in Azerbaijan


October 14, Fineko/abc.az. One of the leaders of the Riyad Group of Companies, Ilham Mammadov, has been arrested.

ABC.AZ reports that Mammadov was found guilty under Article 296 of the Criminal Code (knowingly false denunciation) and detained.

The filing petition of the investigative body was considered at the Sabail District Court. His Justice Ilkin Rustamli granted the claim and chose a preventive measure in the form of detention for 3-month period against Mammadov.

It should be noted that the group of companies includes the Riyad shopping center, the Riyad security service, Azinteroil LLC and other companies.