18:02, 12 January 2017, Bishkek – 24.kg, Anton LYMAR
Tajik President Emomali Rahmon has appointed his eldest son Rustam Emomali as acting mayor of Dushanbe. The corresponding decree was signed today, reported Asia-Plus.
64-year-old Mahmadsaid Ubaidulloyev, the permanent mayor of the capital for the past 19 years, has been dismissed. All his deputies and heads of metropolitan areas left with him.
- Until today, 29-year-old Rustam Emomali headed the Agency for State Control and Anti-Corruption. He is the youngest general in the CIS.
Rustam Emomali was born on December 19, 1987. He graduated from the Tajik National University with a degree in International Economic Relations, was a student of the Diplomatic Academy courses at the Russian Foreign Ministry.
He worked in the Committee on Investments and State Property, vice-chairman of the Youth Union of the Republic of Tatarstan. One of the organizers and co-owners of the Istiklol football club, president of the Football Federation of Tajikistan.