Source: Russian Federation Ministry of Internal Affairs in English
Together with Head of the Office of the President of Tatarstan Asgat Safarov, Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan Artem Khokhhorin, Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Ayrat Shafigullin, Deputy Chairman of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Rafil Nugumanov, Minister of Construction, Architecture and Housing of the Republic of Tatarstan Irek Fayzullin and Mayor of Avtograd Nail Magdeev he took part in the inauguration of the Temporary Detention Center for Foreign Citizens of the MIA of Russia Administration in Naberezhnye Chelny.
Welcoming the participants of the Center inauguration ceremony, Yuri Valyaev noted that the event was a clear evidence of mutual understanding between the republic’s leadership and the Ministry of Internal Affairs, as well as a proof of the personal support from the President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov. He has stressed that the new police institution meets all modern standards and requirements.
In the presence of honorary guests and officers of the Detention Center and the Administration for Migration Issues of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan, Yuri Valyaev handed the breastplate “For assistance to the Ministry of Internal Affairs” to the city mayor Nail Magdeev, noting his constructive cooperation with law enforcement agencies. In addition, he awarded departmental awards to Deputy Chief of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Republic of Tatarstan Arthur Mubarakshin and Chief of the MIA of Russia Administration for Naberezhnye Chelny, Nadir Zakirov.
In addition, Yuri Valyaev and Artem Khokhorin handed the Chief of the Chelny police the keys to “Lada Vesta” and “UAZ” vehicles.
Following that, the honorary guests inspected the inner premises of the Center – the duty unit, the quarantine block, the block for living, office rooms, walking yards, cages and the garage.
In addition, as part of the working trip, Yuri Valyaev got acquainted with the work of a police point located in the city complex “20/01” and the stationary police station on Entuziastov Boulevard, as well as the MIA of Russia Administration for Naberezhnye Chelny.
Also during his stay in Avtograd, Yuri Valyaev held working meetings with Head of the Office of the President of Tatarstan Asgat Safarov, MIA Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Artem Khokhhorin, Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Airat Shafigullin, Mayor of the city Nail Magdeev and Chief of the MIA of Russia Administration in Naberezhnye Chelny Nadir Zakirov.
The center of temporary detention of foreign citizens of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Republic of Tatarstan is designed for 270 people. It will allow the accommodation of citizens who, on the court verdict should be subject to deportation from the Russian Federation. The center will service the entire republic. The new building of the Center is built in compliance with all European standards and norms. There are rooms for families; for people with disabilities; the male and female blocks are separated. Foreign citizens placed in the center will be provided with three meals a day.
The complex of buildings of the Center consists of two blocks: an office building and a residential building with a medical unit.
Its construction was financed from the republican budget and amounted to more than 400 million rubles.