Today SDPK faction of Bishkek city council chose candidacy for the post of mayor.
As faction leader Lev Vasiliev said to 24.kg news agency, their nominee is the former head of Manas International Airport JSC Albek Ibraimov. "All 17 members of the faction unanimously supported his candidacy at the meeting. He has production and economic experience, a strong character in terms of achieving the objectives," Lev Vasiliev said.
It should be noted, that factions and coalitions of Bishkek city council, as well as the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic have the right to nominate candidates.
Kubanychbek Kulmatov resigned on February 9, 2016 at his own request. The Acting Mayor is Aigul Ryskulova.
Reception of documents deadline is February 19, 6.00 p.m.