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Financial police returns to budget 2.5 mln soms for environmental pollution

After inspection by the State Service for Combating Economic Crimes, the company in Tokmak town paid a pollution charge of 2.5 million soms. The press service of the agency reported.

In accordance with a government resolution, economic entities involved in the import of fuel into the republic and the production of fuel and lubricants, regardless of departmental affiliation and ownership, must pay a fee to the Environment Fund. The service requested from TD LLC information on the number of fuel produced and sold.

According to these data, Chui-Bishkek-Talas local fund for the protection and development of forestry made calculations and accrued over 2.5 million soms for environmental pollution.

«The owners of the company decided not to wait for a criminal case and paid the full due amount. As a result, the budget received 2,514.6 million soms,» the state service commented.