01 October 2009, Thursday, 10:01

Happy Day of elderly people!

author: News-agency "Bashinform"

President of Bashkortostan Murtaza Rakhimov congratulated veterans of war and labor with the Day of elderly people, celebrated today:

“Dear veterans of war and labor!

Please, let me heartily congratulate you with the Day of elderly people and for all of us this is one more remarkable ground to express our warmth and cordiality, respect and love and deep thankfulness to you for everything you’ve done for children and grand-children, for our Republic and for the whole country.

Your life may serve the example of patriotism, bravery and morality and devotion to our great Motherland. You are the keepers of moral values and traditions, the support and the excellent example for younger generation.

Social protection of veterans and pensioners in Bashkortostan is traditionally considered the most important direction in our social policy and it will be further directed to improvement of living standards for older generations, who created spiritual, cultural and material treasures of our native land.

I wish you, dear veterans, strong health, longevity, prosperity and happiness! Let as many sunny and joyful days as possible be in your life!

President RB Murtaza Rakhimov” – said in the complimentary address of President of Bashkortostan.