15 Days of Jail to Mikola Lemianouski
On 4 March Hrodna Leninski Borough Court sentenced the activist of Human Rights Center Viasna Mikola Lemianouski to 15 days of jail. According to the police report, composed after the detention, Lemianouski was charged with small disorderly conduct (Article 156 of the Code of Administrative Violations) and disobedience to legal demands of the police (Article 166).
We should remind that Mikola Lemianouski was detained by the police on 3 March during the protest action of businessmen in Hrodna.
The journalist Andrei Pachobut was also detained after the action. He was found guilty of violation of Article 167.1 of the Code of Administrative Violations (violation of the order of organization and holding of mass actions) and sentenced to 10 days of jail by Hrodna Leninski Borough Court.
Today the police have detained Vadzim Saranchukou, member of Belarusian People’s Front, proxy of Siarhei Antusevich, candidate to deputies from BPF Party. Hrodna Leninski Borough Court sentenced Saranchukou to 10 days of jail for the protest action that took place in Hrodna on 10 February.