A Kazakh stand-up comedian was arrested

Adyrna.kz Telegram

Kazakh stand-up comedian Nuraskhan Baskozhaev was arrested. The man was charged with petty mischief. The press service of the Supreme Court wrote about this, the correspondent of "Adyrna" reported.

"The defendant violated public order by saying obscene words to the crowd during a stand-up show at an entertainment institution. He fully admitted his guilt and confirmed the circumstances stated in the case files," the report said.

The court found the accused guilty of committing an administrative offense provided for in part 1 of Article 434 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, and sentenced him to 15 days' imprisonment.

The court verdict has not entered into legal force.