The situation on the border with Tajikistan is stable, but residents of Batken province demand resignation of the governor. The administration of the Authorized Representative of the Government in the region informed 24.kg news agency.
According to them, now the situation on the border with Tajikistan is stable and controlled by security agencies. The Vice Prime Minister for Security Issues Abdyrakhman Mamataliev is participating in the celebrations on the occasion of victory in the Great Patriotic War in Batken.
It is also reported that in the building of the regional administration there are about 10 women demanding the governor's resignation. They stayed there all the night. According Abdyrakhman Mamataliev, cross-border issues can not be resolved by removal of the governor, they should be discussed at the government level.
Recall, the day before there was another conflict on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border, where about 30 people were injured, nine of them were hospitalized. According to media outlets of Tajikistan, about 60 people suffered.