03 April 2014, Thursday, 16:01

Bashkortostan delegation went on a visit to Crimea

author: Sergey Zakharov | photo: Oleg Yarovikov

On April 3, a visit of Bashkortostan Republic’s delegation to Crimea starts. The delegation is headed by the First Deputy Prime Minister of the Government RB Rauf Nugumanov.

The Government delegation includes heads of ministries and departments, heads of municipalities, representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and businessmen. During a two-day visit meetings in the Council of Ministers of Crimea are scheduled, where the cooperation issues between the two Russian republics will be discussed, the press service of the Government RB informs.

Recall that under the instruction of the President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov fundraising was organized for humanitarian assistance to Crimean residents. As of April 2, businesses and residents of the region transferred more than 13.8 million rubles on this account. The fundraising continues.

On March 24 a caravan with humanitarian cargo of four trucks with a total load of 75 tons was sent  from Bashkortostan to Crimea. The humanitarian mission successfully travelled the way of 2.5 thousand kilometres.