YEREVAN. – The Prosecutor General of Armenia, Artur Davtyan, has awarded himself three times during this year at one rate, or in the amount of 100% of his monthly salary, Factor.am reports.
According to the law on remuneration of public officials, the monthly salary of the Prosecutor General is 1 million drams. In other words, Davtyan received a bonus of 3mn drams from January to November. The other prosecutors of the Prosecutor General's Office were awarded 4 times.
During the same period, persons holding civil and discretionary positions in the Prosecutor General's Office were awarded 6 times, while the civil servants and technical staff—4 times.
The salary budget of the Prosecutor General's Office in 2019 was 3.5bn drams, and that of the bonuses—983mn drams.