Sculpture to First President of Kazakhstan established in Taldykorgan (PHOTO)
The ceremony of opening of a bust of head of state Nursultan Nazarbayev was held in the square of the First President of Kazakhstan in Taldykorgan, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Earlier of Zhetysu veterans expressed an initiative to establish the President's sculpture, the idea was supported by deputies of a regional maslikhat.
The mayor of region Amandyk Batalov made the congratulatory speech at the opening .
"All scale of personality and versatility activities of our President is obvious to Kazakhstan citizens. We are Almaty region residents want to express sincere gratitude and the deepest respect having established a sculpture of our Elbasy. Where if not here, in the homeland of the head of state, sculpture devoted to Elbasy should established. Nursultan Nazarbayev was and still uniting factor of all Kazakhstan society, symbol of stability, wellbeing and prosperity in 25 years of independence," the head of the region said.
During the event director of Hilnichenko and K limited share partnership Victor Hilnichenko, student ZHGU of I. Zhansugurov Aizada Orazaly. The official part proceeded the concert program.
Author of a sculpture is honorable architect of Kazakhstan, Commander of the "Kurmet" order, author more than 40 monuments Kazbek Zharylgapov and famous sculptor, member of the Union of artists, author more than 20 monuments Mirlan Azmaganbetov.
The bust 4.2 meters high is made of bronze and a pedestal 4.5 meters high made of brown kurtinsky granite. The park zone with the State symbols of Kazakhstan Avenue is located near.