Protesters set Ji El Makmal Development company's building in Kazarman village, Toguz-Toro idstrict of Jalal-Abad region on fire, Turmush reported citing locals.
The protesters took to streets on April 11 for another protest action against the leadership of the gold recovery company, who they said did not respond to their requirements, and set the building on fire.
According to preliminary calculations, the number of protesters is more than 500.
The residents of Toguz-Toro are against the construction of a gold recovery plant. They believe that the plant is harmful for their health and environment.
Ulanbek Sheripov, deputy chairman of Atai village council, has reported in early March that protesters are going to destroy the plant on their own if it won't be shut by March 10.
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