The State Office of Public Prosecutor brought criminal case upon negligence when purchasing medical equipment for needs of Ministry of Health in 2008.
The deputy public prosecutor Tatyana Kornyakova reported to journalists about it on Wednesday in Kiev.
"Yesterday criminal case upon that in 2008 Ministry of Health bought containers double for blood for 5 million UAH whereas there was an alternative offer for 1 million" was brought, - she explained.
According to Kornyakova, the State Office of Public Prosecutor studies also medical equipment purchase for needs of antitubercular clinics for total amount of 3,9 million UAH means for which are paid, and the equipment isn't installed from - for absence of documentation on it.
Besides, purchase by preparation "Tamiflu" Ministry of Health is checked.
Kornyakova noted that GPU have bases for initiation of legal proceedings upon sudden increase with 10 to 12 UAH of the price of an anti-influenzal preparation which is produced at Darnitsky pharmaceutical plant.
"Price inspection charges there a penalty in the sum of 1 million UAH", - the deputy public prosecutor told.
It is known that the prime minister - the minister Yulia Timoshenko began check of government procurements of medical preparations and the equipment in 2007-2009 for what I created the special interdepartmental commission.
The prime minister charged to Ministry of Health to provide within a month to supervisory authorities full information on the prices at which since January 1, 2007 purchases of medicines and the medical equipment were carried out.