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Kubanychbek Kulmatov not admit his guilt

The ex-mayor of Bishkek, Kubanychbek Kulmatov, who was detained on suspicion of corruption, does not complain about the conditions of detention in the pretrial detention center of the State Committee for National Security. His lawyer Sergey Slesarev told 24.kg news agency.

According to him, the former mayor feels well and does not admit his guilt.

The lawyer told that the investigating authorities did not allow Kubanychbek Kulmatov to meet with his wife.

The ex-mayor of the capital is accused of corruption. According to the investigation, in 2014, he, being the mayor of Bishkek, illegally used $ 2 million grant provided by TBEA in the framework of modernization of the Bishkek Heating and Power Plant for the construction of two schools. Kubanychbek Kulmatov allegedly redirected funds from the government to the Bishkek City Administration under the pretext of building a school in Kalys-Ordo residential area. On June 5, the former mayor was arrested and put in the pretrial detention center of SCNS.