80th anniversary of Islam Karimov’s birth to be celebrated in UzbekistanLarge-scale activities are being carried out in our country on celebrating the 80th anniversary of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov’s birth.
Representatives of the mass media were provided with information on relevant activities at a meeting held at the Scientific and Enlightenment Memorial Complex named after Islam Karimov.
Currently, active preparations are being held for this date in accordance with the approved plan of measures throughout the country. In particular, it is planned to conduct the opening ceremony of the memorial complex erected in memory of Islam Karimov in Samarkand and the monument to Islam Karimov in Karshi.
At the same time, it is planned to organize an exhibition of the works of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, create a documentary about the life and activities of the First President, publish a book-chronicle of Islam Karimov’s activity, a book-album “Islam Karimov – the founder of independent Uzbekistan”, as well as re-publish the books of our great leader. International scientific conference on “Islam Karimov – the founder of the state independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan” will also be held in Samarkand.
Memorial evenings and meetings, spiritual enlightenment events dedicated to birthday of the First President will be held in educational institutions, military units, labor collectives and makhallas. Famous scholars, writers and poets, cultural and art figures, laureates of Zulfiya State Prize, leading entrepreneurs and farmers will be invited to the event. Memorial event among youth will be organized under the motto “My First President”.
Winners of the contest for the best scientific popular article devoted to the memory of Islam Karimov are being identified. It should be emphasized that creative works on the competition were received even from housewives, workers, school children. This tells about deep respect and love of our people for the First President of our country.
The Scientific and Enlightenment Memorial Complex named after Islam Karimov, organized in Oksaroy residence, is also actively preparing for the jubilee. A museum, library, archive, expocenter will be organized here. Plan for conducting meetings and conversations, open classes with holders of the scholarship named after Islam Karimov with participation of graduates of secondary specialized professional educational institutions was developed.
Abdujalol Taypatov, UzA