Dobrich Province

The Specialised Anticorruption Unit of Sofia City Prosecutor's Office Charges Agriculture Ministry Official with Breach of Duty

The Specialised Anticorruption Unit of Sofia City Prosecutor's Office (SCP) has pressed charges against Steliyan Mitev over an intentional failure to fulfill his obligations while director of the regional agriculture directorate in Dobrich, the Prosecutor's Office said.

Mitev is currently head of the Land Relations and Management Directorate at the Ministry of Agriculture.

Only One Party Out of Parliament To Receive Subsidy After Snap Elections

Only one of the parties which do not enter Parliament - Vazrazhdane (Revival) has a result of over 1% (1.08%) and will receive a party subsidy according to data of the Central Election Commission at 98.50% processed protocols.

All the rest which received subsidies until now participate in coalitions and will have to part with real estate provided for them by the state as well.

Major Roads in NE Bulgaria Open, but Conditions Remain Heavy

There are severe conditions on several key roads across northeastern Bulgaria and elsewhere in the country, outgoing Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova has said.

There are gale-force winds at a speed above 60 km/h in the northeasternmost regions of Silistra, Shumen and Dobrich, she has added.

Severe Road Conditions in Bulgaria Due to Low Temperatures, Strong Winds

Road Conditions in northeast Bulgaria remain severe. As of Friday, the region is not accessible and there is no bus transport.

The movement of all types of traffic is severely restricted in the regions of Targovishte, Russe, Dobrich, Silistra, Razgrad, Shumen, announced the Road Infrastructure Agency.

Power Cut Off All Over Bulgaria

The electricity situation is serious in the region of Varna. Regional governor Stoyan Pasev announced that power has been cut off in the municipalities of Devnya and Suvorovo, while all 12 villages in Dalgopol have no electricity. Only the central municipality has power.