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On April 14, Security Service operatives detained First Deputy Chairman of the Kyiv City State Administration Mykola Povoroznyk upon receiving unlawful profit worth $60,000.

Through his intermediary, the official extorted undue profit of $125,000 from a construction company for influencing decision-making related to urban planning conditions and restrictions.

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The intermediary was nabbed in a sting raid after he received part of the sum.

The investigation claims Povoroznyk and his accomplice also intended to get $250,000 from another construction project managers.