Lifetime sentence of Azimzhan Askarov in prison is legalized torture of 66-year-old elderly sick person, the human rights organization "Bir Duino - Kyrgyzstan" stated.
Human rights activists are disappointed with the verdict of the Chui regional court's board against Azimzhan Askarov.
Employees of "Bir Duino" held a series of meetings and consultations with international organizations for the provision of medical, psychological and other assistance to the convict.
"His life is menaced by those who illegally pursue him," defenders assured.
Earlier, Azimzhan Askarov went on a hunger strike.