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Monument to Suimenkul Chokmorov is being constructed in Bishkek

The working process on a monument to the People’s Artist of the USSR, a movie actor and artist Suimenkul Chokmorov is going at full drive in the capital of Kyrgyzstan. It is planned to open the monument this fall for the 75th anniversary of the deceased artist. Work on the future monument is going already the third year in a rented room of one of the Bishkek schools.

In a memory of the great artist it is also planned to create a memorial complex near the Baitik village, in Chokmorov’s native lands. At the moment fundraising for construction of the complex still continues.

Author of the photos: Temir Sydykbekov

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