The head of Almaty, Akim of Almaty, Bakytzhan Sagintayev, announced that an attempt was made on his life.
According to the Telegram channel Orda.kz, he allegedly came under fire when he was driving to record an appeal to the townspeople on January 5.
According to Sagintayev, the shelling was “ in full ''; supposedly started with the bushes. At that moment, a driver was traveling with him, transporting the journalists of the Almaty TV channel.
“There are some wounded among my colleagues, my driver was also injured,” “ noted the head of Almaty.
According to him, he survived thanks to the professionalism of the driver. As Sagintayev noted, shells were thrown between the cars, and the shooting was going on in full.