The new head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs awarded the rank of Major General

Colonel Mammetkhan Chakiyev the special rank of Major General of the Police.

On October 1, Chakyev was appointed to the post of head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs instead of Isgender Mulikov , who, after his dismissal, was stripped of all state awards and demoted from lieutenant general to police major.

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan