Svetlana Artykova, who served as deputy chair of the Senate, has been appointed deputy prosecutor general, the Senate said. Svetlana Artykova, 57, graduated from the Tashkent State Law University. For many years she worked in the prosecutor's office.
In 2010-2014, she headed the Senate Committee on Legislation and Judicial Legal Issues. Since 2014, she worked as deputy chairman of the Central Election Commission, in 2015 she was elected deputy chair of the Senate.