Nearly $ 1 million was found in a safe deposit box of the former deputy prime minister, Duishenbek Zilaliev, who was arrested in Bishkek, in a commercial bank. He is suspected of illegal enrichment. Investigators find out to what companies Duishenbek Zilaliev was selling mining licenses when heading the State Agency for Geology and Subsoil Use.
24.kg news agency analyzed his income declarations, which the former official had regularly submitted to the state bodies.
In 2016, Duishenbek Zilaliev headed the State Committee for Industry, Energy and Subsoil Use. His annual salary was 583,856 soms, a little more than 48,000 per month. His relatives have enriched by 110,000 soms. The property of the family remained the same.
Since August 2017, Duishenbek Zilaliev had served as a Deputy Prime Minister. Later, he was appointed a Chairman of the State Property Management Fund. Data on his income has not yet been published.