Fight with deputy: Victim waives claims against Zhanybek Abirov

Victim in a fight with a deputy Zhanybek Abirov waived his claims. Own sources in law enforcement agencies informed news agency.

The victim filed a statement to the Main Internal Affairs Department of Bishkek on Wednesday. Earlier it was reported that the statement was received, but the name of the deputy was not indicated in it.

A mass brawl occurred in Bishkek on the night of March 12. Video was posted on social media. The footage shows several people exiting the cafe. Then a fight broke out between them and other men joined it. One of the fighters is MP Zhanybek Abirov. The fight and beating of the guard was reported to the President of Kyrgyzstan, Sadyr Japarov. He instructed the Ministry of Internal Affairs to conduct a comprehensive investigation into the circumstances of the incident. Despite the fact that the video shows the deputy beating the man, the police have so far detained only other participants of the brawl.

Source: News Agency