Deputy Minister of Transport and Roads of Kyrgyzstan, Azimkan Zhusubaliev, who was caught with a bribe, was placed in the pretrial detention center of the State Committee for National Security. Press service of the Supreme Court informed 24.kg news agency.
The decision was made by the Pervomaisky District Court. The detained official was taken into custody until January 21, 2019.
Recall, the Deputy Minister of Transport and Roads Azimkan Zhusubaliev was detained on December 5 while receiving $ 50,000. The bribe was taken for a positive decision within a tender for road construction and rehabilitation work on the connecting road project, CAREC 1 and 3 corridors, Epkin-Dyikan section, Bashkuuganda (from 89.5 to 159.2 km). The detainee headed the tender commission and patronized one of the foreign companies.