Former executive at Russian state firm freed from house arrest: TASS

Leonid Melamed, the former head of state technology firm Rusnano, has been freed from house arrest, TASS news agency reported on Thursday, citing Melamed`s lawyer.

Moscow: Leonid Melamed, the former head of state technology firm Rusnano, has been freed from house arrest, TASS news agency reported on Thursday, citing Melamed`s lawyer.

Melamed had been arrested on charges of misusing Rusnano funds.

He denies the charges.