Vugar Mahmudov, a cousin of Azerbaijan’s former national security minister Eldar Mahmudov, failed to file an appeal against the court decision on his arrest.
No appeal has been submitted to the court within the period provided by law, APA has learned.
Mahmudov is being detained in Baku detention facility. His lawyer met with him yesterday.
Vugar Mahmudov, who worked as an assistant to former minister Eldar Mahmudov, was arrested as part of the investigation launched by the Directorate for Grave Crimes of the Prosecutor General’s Office against high-ranking officials of the liquidated national security ministry.