Biography: Born on 13.11.1961 in Dashoguz. Lived in Ashgabat. Ethnic Uzbek. Has a university degree.
Arrest and conviction: Detained in July 2004 on suspicion of assistance in the illegal crossing of the border with Uzbekistan by a group of people convicted for participation in the events of November 25, 2002, including relatives of the Yklymov brothers. Arrested on July 19, 2004. Sentenced on October 5, 2004 by a court in Ashgabat under 214 p.2 and p.13 of the Criminal Code, along with 9 other defendants. Sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in a strict regime colony.