More than a thousand activities dedicated to the anniversary of the Great Victory will take place in Yamal
8:50 27 января 2015
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More than 1000 activities dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War will take place in Yamal this year. The region also will participate in All-Russian activities «The Ribbon of Saint George», «The field kitchen», «The wall of the memory», «The procession with photographs of participants of the Great Patriotic War» and «The waltz of the Victory».
This information was given by a deputy governor of Yamal Tatiana Buchkova on the extended conference on preparing and conducting of basic holiday activities in the region. About 350 million rubles are foreseen for embodiment of the plans. A basic part of these funds will be directed to one-time measures of social support to veterans, disabled people and participants of the Great Patriotic War, former minor prisoners of concentration camps, ghettos and other places of forced imprisonment made by fascist Germany and its allies during the World War Second – 100 thousand rubles to each person. People awarded with the decoration «Resident of Blockaded Leningrad» will receive 50 thousand rubles (each person). Inhabitants of the region, who had worked at the home front within the time from the 22nd of June of 1941 to the 9th of May of 1945 not less than 6 month, excluding the time of work on temporary occupied territories of the USSR, and also people awarded with orders and medals of the USSR for selfless work in the years of the Great Patriotic War will receive 40 thousand rubles each person, widows of participants of the war – 30 thousand rubles to each person.
As the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs, in educational institutions the activities dedicated to the jubilee date were started in the beginning of the school year. More than 300 sports competitions and activities will take place in the region. The Eternal Flame Relay will take place in Yamal.