The Pervomaisky District Court of Bishkek considered the measure of restraint to the former mayor of the capital, Albek Ibraimov.
The court hearing was headed by the judge Ernis uulu Aibek. By order of the court, the ex-mayor was placed in the pretrial detention center of the State Committee for National Security until August 29.
Albek Ibraimov himself did not comment on his arrest. His lawyer, Sergei Slesarev, intends to appeal the decision of the district court.
Recall, the ex-mayor of Bishkek was detained on the fact of misappropriation and embezzlement of property in Dastan TNC by purchasing special products at overestimated price.