Kyrgyz authorities search Centerra unit Kumtor's office

Thu Apr 28, 2016 12:35pm EDT
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April 28 (Reuters) - Canada's Centerra Gold Inc said prosecutors and other state law enforcement agencies had conducted a search at the Bishkek offices of its unit Kumtor Gold Co on Thursday.

Centerra, which operates Kyrgyzstan's biggest gold mine Kumtor, said the search was to collect documents related to alleged financial violations by its unit. (Reporting by Manish Parashar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)