In the police Department for fighting organized crime began the interrogation of the head of a coalition government of David Bitana. As previously reported, the Deputy Bitan questioned as a suspect in the case of 1803.
Close David Bitana say that we are talking about trying to disrupt the adoption of the bill on the recommendations which should be voted on in the second and third readings.
About the same said the author of the bill David Amsalem. The press-Secretary of police Merav Lapidot in an interview with radio station «Galey IDF» categorically denied the allegations. «Those who know how the police operate, you realize how frivolous this assertion».
As previously reported, on the morning of 3 December, the police arrested 17 suspects in the case 1803. The detainees are suspected of involvement in illicit contacts between criminal groups and officials of the municipality of Rishon LeZion.
In the past, the newspaper «Haaretz» reported that police checks suspicion concerning the period of stay Bitana in the post of Deputy mayor of Rishon LeZion, which he held before he was elected to the Knesset.