The head of Issyk-Kul region Uzarbek Zhylkybaev admitted that money from the Development Fund was spent on «toi» (celebrations). He stated this at the offsite session of Respublika Ata Jurt faction in the region.
According to him, financiers from Bishkek came, and they would help to restore order in the fund.
We will complete the construction of unfinished buildings, which stand idle for 10 years. Uzarbek Zhylkybaev
In 2016, Kumtor sent 450 million soms to Issyk-Kul Development Fund. The leader of Respublika Ata Jurt Omurbek Babanov said that since 2011, the fund of the region had received five billion soms. «It’s a lot of money. Annually about 450 million soms are received, they are in your hands. We must discipline the fund," Omurbek Babanov said.