Leader of Respublika - Ata Jurt faction of Bishkek City Council Kanatbek Muzuraliev became its chairman.
A secret voting was held today at the first session of the council. A candidate had to score at least a half of the votes of the council's deputies, that is 23. At least 34 deputies voted for Muzuraliev, 8- against.
Kanatbek Muzuraliev was born on April 14, 1978. He has three higher education degrees: KSNU (lawyer), KNU (economist), KTU (power engineer). He works as head of the Bishkek branch of Manas International Airport OJSC.