The election of the mayor of Osh city will take place on July 18. The Deputy Chairman of the Central Election Commission Abdyzhapar Bekmatov informed 24.kg news agency.
According to him, the date was approved by CEC today. "According to the law, we must schedule the elections not later than 20 days after the resignation of the mayor," Abdyzhapar Bekmatov said.
Recall, the former mayor of Osh, Aitmamat Kadyrbaev, became a Deputy Chairman of the State Committee for Industry, Energy and Subsoil Use.
The current plenipotentiary representative of the government in the region Taalaibek Sarybashov and the deputy of the City Council Zhapar Ormonov are running for the post of the head of the southern capital.