“The Uzbek Case” is a famous criminal case about misappropriations, baksheeshes and misuse of public funds in the Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic in 1970s-1980s. The case greatly stirred among the public, and it was no wonder – more than 800 criminal cases were launched against more than 4000 people. They all were convicted on different criminal articles and sentenced to prison with total confiscation of property, particularly the loot.
Bukhara – the very place where it all started.
Ahmajohn Adylov – Communist Party of the Soviet Union conventioneer.
One of the best crime investigators of the group – Bakhtiyar Abdurakhimov.
One of the investigation and operational group’s missions.
Coming back from the mission with excepted values.
The extraction of hides with the Party’s gold.
Envelopes for baksheeshes.
Before sending all the money to the State Bank of the USSR, the investigators had counted them all.
Riches confiscated from the embezzlers of the State property.
April, 28, 1988 – the exhibition of the confiscated riches in the Marble Hall of the USSR prosecutor’s office.