Not a singe hospital was built in Kyrgyzstan for 25 years, the director of the local hospital of Alay district Talantbek Belekbaev said during a press tour.
According to him, mainly mosques and educational institutions are being built in the republic. "But the medical institutions receive little attention, there is a stagnation in this matter. Children's department for 45 beds in the village Gulcha is under construction since 2010. The cost is 56 million soms. By the end of April, the construction will be completed, and the object will be comissioned. The facility will meet modern requirements," he explained.
Talantbek Belekbaev added that they have no shortage of medical personnel. "Young professionals come from Bishkek, because we have an agreement with the Kyrgyz State Medical Academy. We provide housing for young doctors, their salary is about 20,000 soms," he stressed.
Director of the local hospital said that six young professionals came to them this year.