Ex-Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan, Zhantoro Satybaldiev, was also summoned for interrogation to the State Committee for National Security the day before. The press center of the State Committee for National Security informed 24.kg news agency.
The former head of the Cabinet was summoned for interrogation as a witness in the criminal case on corruption in the modernization of Bishkek Heating and Power Plant.
At least seven former top managers of the energy industry were arrested within investigation of 5 criminal cases on modernization of Bishkek HPP, including the former head of the Energy Holding Aibek Kaliev, and the former general director of Electric Stations OJSC Salaidin Avazov. All of them were charged with corruption.
The former Prime Minister Sapar Isakov, the ex-mayor of Bishkek Kubanychbek Kulmatov and the deputy of the Parliament from SDPK faction Osmonbek Artykbayev were also charged with corruption.