The holiday meeting dedicated to Russia Day took place in the capital of Yamal – the town Salekhard.
Representatives of labor collectives, trade union organizations, public associations, political parties, students, veterans of military operations, honored guests gathered on the square near the center for culture and sport “Geolog”.
Representatives of the municipal power, deputies spoke from the stage. All of them congratulated the participants of the meeting and all residents of Yamal with the main holiday of the country. The main idea of the holiday is clear for everyone – this is the festival of freedom, civil peace and good harmony of all people on the basis of law and justice. More and more the holiday is becoming the symbol of national unity and general responsibility for the present and the future of our Motherland.
The head of the town Ivan Kononenko welcomed and congratulated the participants of the meeting. “Russia is a great and strong country, where many different nationalities live. Their solidarity always helped to overcome hard time, with their work to do the best for prosperity of the Motherland”, as he said.
The big holiday concert with participation of creative collectives of the town took place after the meeting. The start of motorcycle season of 2017 was given in the town garden of Salekhard. The plain-air “My favorite town” took place on the square near the building of the Legislative Assembly of Yamal. Playgrounds for children were organized near the youth center “Polaris”. Free juridical consultations in languages of indigenous northerners were organized near the cultural and business center.