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Supporters of Omurbek Tekebayev hold rally on Ala-Too Square

Supporters of the detained leader of Ata Meken party Omurbek Tekebayev gathered on Ala-Too Square in the center of Bishkek.

According to one of the protesters, they gathered 100–150 people.

People hold flags of Ata Meken and posters with the inscription «Freedom to political prisoners» in their hands. The participants demand to release Tekebayev or a house arrest for him. Participants of the rally chant «Boshtonduk!» (Freedom).

Ex-deputies of Parliament Ravshan Jeenbekov, Erkingul Imankozhoeva and Asiya Sasykbaeva are among the protesters.