Information Agency “Fergana” on Thursday, September 1, reported on the preparations for the funeral of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov. According to the publication, the preparations are conducted in the homeland of the Uzbek President in Samarkand. The Agency refers to photos taken by reporters of the Agency.
According to the Agency, about the death of Karimov will be announced on Friday, September 2. The funeral of the President of Uzbekistan will be held on Saturday, September 3. He was buried in Samarkand cemetery, where are buried two brothers and the mother of Islam Karimov, according to “Fergana”.
According to the Agency, on Thursday evening, a government plane with the body Karimov flew from Tashkent to Samarkand.
On 29 August, the Agency “Fergana” reported on the death of Karimov. However, the same source of “Interfax” and “RIA Novosti” in the government and the presidential administration of the Republic denied this information. They reported that Karimov is alive and is in hospital in serious but stable condition. The Kremlin also announced that it has no information confirming information about the death of Karimov.
Information about the illness of the President of Uzbekistan began to arrive Sunday, August 28. The next day, Karimov’s youngest daughter Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva said that the President of Uzbekistan suffered a stroke, was hospitalized and is in serious condition.
Yesterday morning, 31 August, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva in their social networks are thanked for the support and suggestions that help in the healing of the President of Uzbekistan. She also congratulated the people of the country on independence Day.