The mayor of Bishkek, Albek Ibraimov, was summoned for interrogation to the State Committee for National Security. The press center of the committee confirmed the information to 24.kg news agency.
The mayor was summoned for interrogation in the framework of the previously initiated criminal case on embezzlement at Dastan Transnational Corporation.
«Investigative actions are conducted now. As soon as they are over, Albek Ibraimov will come from interrogation,» SCNS noted.
On May 28, the State Committee initiated a criminal case under the article «Appropriation and embezzlement of entrusted property in an especially large amount using the official position» of the Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic.
In January 2012, the chairman of Dastan OJSC Board Albek Ibraimov and the General Director of Dastan Engineering LLC Asylkul Sasybayeva signed a contract for the supply of special products at an obviously overcharged price. As a result, the state, according to the investigation, was damaged in a particularly large amount.