Skip to Content

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

One dies, 45 injured as result of special operation in Kyrgyzstan

by August 8, 2019 Legal

By 03:00 a total of 45 injured patients with various injuries were admitted to hospitals in Bishkek and the Chui Oblast Joint Hospital, the Ministry of Health reported.

One Special Forces soldier died during the operation due to a gunshot wound to the chest by a combat bullet. In total, 43 victims are currently receiving inpatient treatment.

Among the victims, the head of the Central Internal Affairs Department of Chui Oblast Samat Kurmankulov. He has a closed head injury. According to recent reports, he is in a coma.

Others received various injures:

With a closed head injury, concussion 22 people;

Wound with rubber bullets 13;

Various wounds of body parts 2;

A gunshot wound 4.

Bruises 4.

Source: Kyrgyz National News Agency