Workers of illegal oil plant detained in Aktobe
In the midst of the search more than 150 tons of products were seized.
The activity of the illegal oil refinery was stopped in Aktobe, BNews.kz correspondent reports with reference to the Committee of State Revenues of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
According to the department, employees of the Economic Investigation Service of the CSR in Aktobe region, the transport prosecutor's office of Aktobe and the special-purpose unit "Berkut" were engaged into the operational-search activities.
Thus while the operational-search activities, it was established that illegal export of oil products was carried out from the fields in the Aktyubinsk region, with subsequent delivery to an illegal plant, more than 150 tons of oil products were confiscated." All those involved in the illegal oil refinery were detained, " the ministry said.
The Ministry of Finance added that currently investigative and operational measures are being carried out.