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В Киргизии возбудили уголовное дело после ложного звонка о бомбе в аэропорту "Манас" The state Committee for national security of Kyrgyzstan (SCNS) has opened a criminal case on fact of committing a false call about the bomb in Bishkek airport “Manas”, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the news Agency Sputnik Kyrgyzstan.

On Monday, the press service of the national security Committee of the Republic said that at 16:15 (13:15 GMT) at the remote duty in Bishkek police Department received a bomb threat on the plane, which was heading the flight Bishkek — Osh. After reporting all the passengers were evacuated. Later in the press service of the interior Ministry of the Republic said that the message was false, the cordon at the airport removed.

“The investigative Department of GKNB of the Kyrgyz Republic initiated a criminal case on grounds of crime under article 228 of the Criminal code of the Kyrgyz Republic”, — stated in the message.

As reported by the press service of the Committee, who were detained in suspicion of committing a false call about the bomb is the 30-year-old resident of Bishkek Ilya Eremeev. The Agency confirmed that the man had gone to such an act, not to give his wife to fly to business trip to Moscow.

Currently, the man was placed in the temporary detention jail of SCNS. The investigation is underway.

Earlier media reported that the police and Ministry of emergency situations opened the door of one of apartments of Kazakhstan, the Council of Ministers, where, according to them, I received a call about the bomb. The resident of the apartment was a man of about thirty, renting it together with his wife and child. It is noted that “the man was drunk or under the influence of drugs”. Before the door opened, a few hours, he didn’t want to open it. Police officers detained the suspect.

According to the criminal code of the Republic, for obviously untrue report on preparing explosion, arson or other actions creating danger of destruction of people, causing significant property damage, disruption of social events or the onset of other grave consequences, a penalty in the amount from 500 to 1 thousand calculated indices (50-100 thousand soms, or about 730 — 1,4 thousand dollars) or imprisonment for a term of one year to three years.