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Murderer of Burulai placed in Bishkek pretrial detention center

The man, suspected of the murder of 19-year-old Burulai Turdalieva, was put in pretrial detention center 1 of Bishkek. The law enforcement bodies informed 24.kg news agency.

The 29-year-old native of Talas region was discharged from the hospital, where he was treated after a suicide attempt.

The police department for Chui region confirmed information about his detention in the pretrial detention center.

The man wanted to kidnap 19-year-old Burulai Turdalieva for marriage. When they were brought to the police station, he stabbed at first her, and then himself.

Nine days after the incident, the President Sooronbai Jeenbekov demanded to punish the guilty, and the Prime Minister Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev — to fundamentally change the attitude to the bride kidnapping.

At least 23 police officers received disciplinary and administrative penalties up to dismissal.