Employees of the Central Internal Affairs Directorate of Bishkek detained the director of Bereket market and an employee, responsible for fire safety. The head of the Investigation Service of the Central Internal Affairs Directorate of Bishkek Nurlan Moldaliev told at a press conference.
According to him, both of them were detained for non-compliance with fire safety in the market.
«At present, they are in the pretrial detention center. They are charged and a preventive measure will be chosen,» Nurlan Moldaliev said.
In his turn, the head of the Bishkek Central Internal Affairs Directorate, Stalbek Rakhmanov, told that few months before the fire, the district administration fined the management of the market for 50,000 soms. However, its heads did not react to it.