Employees of the Social Fund forged pensioner's identity cards. The Ministry of Internal Affairs reported.
"Employees of the fund in 2012-2013 by collusion drew up fictitious orders and processed the payment of pensions, as a result, the money was embezzled," the Interior Ministry said.
The Interior Ministry did not report the amount of damage suffered, noting that its was significant.
A criminal case under Article 304 (abuse of power) and Article 350 (forgery, manufacture, sale or use of documents, state awards, stamps, seals, forms) of the Criminal Code of Kyrgyzstan was initiated.
The investigation is ongoing.