Kassymov Kalmukhanbet Nurmukhanbetovich He was born in 1957 in Dmitrievka village of Ili district of Almaty region. He has high education, graduated from Kazakh State University of S.Kirov in 1979, speciality - lawyer. He is colonel-general of the police. Since 1979 - Investigator, Senior Investigator, Head of Investigation Department, Deputy Head of DIA of Ili district police department of the Almaty region. Since 1988 - Deputy Head of public order police department of the Almaty region. Since 1989 - Head of Kapchagai DIA of Alma-Ata region. Since 1992 - Head of Criminal Police, Deputy Chief of police of Alma-Ata region. Since March to July 1997 - Head of Criminal Police Department of MIA of RK. Since 1997 - Head of Main Internal Affairs and Internal Affairs Department of Almaty. Since 2003 - Head of Internal Affairs, Department of Internal Affairs of Almaty region. Since 2005 - First Vice-Minister, Vice-Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Since 2009 - Head of the Internal Affairs Department of the East Kazakhstan region Since April 2011 - Minister of the Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
He was awarded with state awards: Order of "Dank" 2nd degree, "Astana" medal Commemorative medals: "State safety contribution effort", "Legal rules implementation effort", " 10 years of Kazakhstan's Constitution", "Veteran of Internal Affairs Bodies of the Republic of Kazakhstan ", "10 years of Kazakhstan Parliament" breastplate "Honored employee of the Interior Ministry. "
Married, he has three children and eight grandchildren.