People, captured the mayor's office of the capital of Kyrgyzstan, announced, that Zhooshbek Koenaliev became the new mayor. Moreover, the former mayor, Aziz Sukarmatov, did not apply for resignation.
This was reported by the Kyrgyz news agency AKIpress.
Koenaliev is already mastering his new position and even began to hold meetings. The new mayor announced a popular revolution in the country and called on all city services to work in an enhanced mode. He himself is trying to quickly understand the specifics of his position.:
I know about the situation, but you need to get acquainted. There are a lot of questions, a lot of people come.
At the same time, many people gathered near the Government House., among which there are representatives of the parties "Yiman Nuru", "Big dig", "Reform" and others.
According to the employees of the Government Office, the building houses opposition politicians Kamchybek Tashiev, Nurzhigit Kadyrbekov and Sadyr Japarov. Almost no one is allowed inside.
Tashiev, going out to the audience, reported, what, Most likely, Sadyr Japarov will become the new prime minister. We also learned, that some young people are proposed to be appointed as ministers.
According to the still incumbent president of the country, Sooronbai Jeenbekov, attempted coup in Kyrgyzstan last night. Protesters seized a number of state institutions in the capital. The police used rubber bullets and other special equipment. As a result of clashes with law enforcement officers, one person died and about six hundred.
Heads of three regions have already resigned from their posts. Banks suspended work, and schools switched to distance learning.