Mahmud-Ali Kalimatov

Mahmud-Ali Maksharipovich Kalimatov (Ingush: Махмуд-Али Макшарипович Калиматов; born in 9 April 1959), is a Kazakh-born Ingush politician and government official. Head of Ingushetia since 8 September 2019.[1]

Mahmud-Ali Kalimatov
Махмуд-Али Калиматов
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4th Head of the Republic of Ingushetia
Assumed office
8 September 2019
Preceded byYunus-Bek Yevkurov
Personal details
Mahmud-Ali Maksharipovich Kalimatov

(1959-04-09) 9 April 1959 (age 60)
Chemolgan, Kazakhstan, Soviet Union
Political partyUnited Russia
Children2 sons


Mahmud-Ali Kalimatov was born in Chemolgan (present day Ushkonyr) on 9 April 1959.

From April 1977 to 1979, he served in the military service of the Soviet Union based in East Germany.[2]

In 1989, he graduated from the law faculty of the Kuibyshev State University, and worked in the Republic of Komsomol and the Communist Party of the Republic of Kazakhstan of Kuibyshev.

Since 1990, in the service of the prosecution authorities of the Kuibyshev oblast, he began as an investigator of the district prosecutor's office.

In August 1995, he was appointed deputy prosecutor of the Kirov District of Samara.[2]

In December 1996, he was appointed prosecutor of the Kirov region of Samara.[2]

From 1997-2003 he worked as a prosecutor of Samara.[2]

From January 2003 to August 2004 he worked as the first deputy prosecutor of the Samara Oblast.

In August 2004, by order of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation, he was appointed prosecutor of the Republic of Ingushetia.

In 2007, he headed the control of the department to the governor of the Samara Oblast.[2]

Since 2012, he worked as an adviser to the governor of the Samara Oblast.[2]

On June 26, 2019, Russian President Vladimir Putin appointed Kalimatov as the acting head of the Republic of Ingushetia. He was awarded the "Honorary Worker of the Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation."


Kamilatov was married and has two sons.

Kalimatov is the brother-in-law of the former Head of Ingushetia, Murat Zyazikov, who headed the republic in 2002-2008. They are married to sisters.

He had two brothers Alikhan, and Magomed-Bashir.

Alikhan (1969-2007), was an employee of the operational investigative department of the Service for the Protection of the Constitutional System and the Fight against Terrorism of the Federal Security Service, a Lt. Colonel. He was posthumously awarded Hero of the Russian Federation, after he died during shelling by unknown persons in 2007.[3]

Magomed-Bashir (born in 23 February 1958), is currently the director of the Office of the Federal Postal Service of the Russian Federation for the Republic of Ingushetia. Previously, he was the head of the municipality of Ordzhonikidzevskaya.


  1. ^ Калиматов назначен врио главы Ингушетии // Кавказский узел
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Глава Росприроднадзора по Самарской области назначен врио главы Ингушетии". 2019-06-27. Retrieved 2019-08-09.
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