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Transport minister to press charges against local Road & Motorway Directorate management

Transport Minister Vít Bárta has said he will file a criminal complaint against the management of the Road & Motorway Directorate for the region of Ústí, north Bohemia. He stated his position while speaking on a Sunday TV debate programme, saying that ministry audits had revealed that regional managers had tried to cover up illegal activities by construction firms. The minister pointed out that the Ústí region is the area of operation by influential businessmen Patrik Oulický and Petr Benda, often cited as major behind-the-scenes players within the country’s two largest political parties, the Civic Democrats and the Social Democrats). Mr Benda said the allegation that he had control over the Road & Motorway Directorate branch was “nonsense”.