MOSCOW, August 27. /ITAR-TASS/. Kharris Ravilov, director of logistics and purchases department at Russia's Moscow United Electric Grid Company (MOESK), and employees at a number of companies have been accused of embezzling over 1.1 billion rubles ($276000) from MOESK, Vladimir Markin, an official representative of the Investigative Committee, said Wednesday.
Ravilov has hidden from investigators and has been put on an international wanted list. The court arrested him in absentia on July 10.
Controlled by Russian Grids, MOESK focuses on the transmission of electric power in Moscow and the Moscow Region.