Deputies of Karakol City Council nominated two candidates for the post of mayor. Deputy of Tabylga faction Azamat Aitbaev informed 24.kg news agency.
According to him, Tabylga faction has nominated the current speaker of the City Council Erlan Aisarakunov. Representatives of other four factions proposed the candidacy of the Vice Mayor of Karakol, Adyl Kanimetov.
Mayoral elections are scheduled for October 12, 2018.
Recall, on September 19, 2018, the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev signed a decree on the release of Daniyar Arpachiyev from the post of mayor of Karakol on the basis of a submitted letter of resignation. On July 31, at an extraordinary session, the deputies of Karakol City Council expressed vote of no confidence in the mayor. As a result, 30 out of 31 deputies voted for resignation of the mayor.