September 12, 2019, 17:32
AKIPRESS.COM - A surgery department for about 9 million 366 thousand som has been opened in prison #47 in Bishkek, the State Penitentiary Service reported. Construction and design of the project started on April 1, 2019.
The facility is designed for 50 beds. Furniture and equipment were purchased for 1,674,500 som. The facility will be commissioned on October 31, 2019.
At a moment, rehabilitation works are underway in therapeutics department.
The building of the prison was built in 1943. It was not repaired before. The medical equipment went out of date. The patients were taken out to medical institutions, which required costs for convoying and guarding.