Last Friday, the Independent Authority Against Corruption (IAAC) arrested M.Munkhuu, the bodyguard of the Chairman of Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP), N.Enkhbayar. According to the MPRP the IAAC arrested the bodyguard for cheating. In the same statement it was said that Mr Munkhuu was at home recovering from a leg injury when IAAC officers came to his house and arrested him.
The MPRP has announced that they will organize a demonstration on 12th April, marking the day four years ago, when N.Enkhbayar was arrested. Z.Bayanselenge and O.Baasankhuu, both MP’s, have said that they plan to meet Chairman Enkhbayar’s bodyguard.
It will be recalled that in April 2012, former President Enkhbayar was arrested and sentenced for corruption. On 1st August 2013, he was pardoned from serving the remainder of his jail sentence by President Ts.Elbegdorj.