The coat and the lash: the candidate for presidents of Kazakhstan amazed the audience at the debate

Кафтан и плетка: кандидат в президенты Казахстана поразил зрителей на дебатах

In Kazakhstan, the election debates. One of the candidates, the writer Sadybek Tugel, nominated by Association “Uly Dala Kyrandary” (“Eagles of the great steppe”), appeared before the audience in a traditional Kazakh chapan (caftan) and with the whip (whip, which drives away evil spirits), informs RIA “news”.

The debate lasted 1.5 hours. They attended four candidates, and three trusted persons. They touched on the themes of economic and social development of the country.

Tugel, who plays for the imposition of the death penalty for pedophilia and corruption, said that does not approve the construction of nuclear power plants in Kazakhstan, as it will pollute the environment. In addition, in the event of his victory he intends to close night clubs, saunas and a casino for a living in those evil spirits.

The program of the incumbent President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev focused on the creation of favourable conditions for small and medium businesses. Amirzhan Kosanov from the national-Patriotic movement “ult tagdyry” (“the fate of the nation”) in his speech laid emphasis on the stimulation of agricultural production. Communist Zhambyl Akhmetbekov see the threat of Internet addiction. In his opinion, is a disease that should be treated.

Denmark Espaeva from the party “AK Zhol” believes that development of Kazakhstan will contribute to the adoption of European values, the establishment of fair market competition and freedom of speech.

We will remind, elections in Kazakhstan will take place on 9 June.