Two deputies from SDPK parliamentary faction Karamat Orozova and Anvar Artykov decided to attend to the congress on April 6, which will be chaired by Almazbek Atambayev. The head of the party secretariat, Taalai Usubaliev, informed 24.kg news agency.
According to him, Seyitbek Abdyrakhmanov and Ernis Dokenov, two deputies from SDPK faction of the Bishkek City Council, also confirmed their participation in the 18th Congress.
Taalai Usubaliev added that 180 delegates from all regions of the country would come to the congress.
Earlier, SDPK officially announced its opposition. And the leader of the parliamentary faction of the Social Democrats, Isa Omurkulov, announced that he would hold a party congress on April 3. The SDPK Political Council called this decision illegal.
Thus, two alternative congresses of the SDPK party will be held in Bishkek on April 3 and April 6. Agenda of tomorrow’s congress includes issue on replacement of the leader of the political organization Almazbek Atambayev.