President Aliyev tours western regions
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev toured the regions of the country on June 5 to take part in the opening of social infrastructure facilities and review the works carried out in Goranboy and Naftalan.
As part of his visit to Goranboy region, President Aliyev attended the inauguration of the newly built Dalimammadli-GushchularFakhrali-Gurbanzade-Alpout highway.
The length of thehighway, which links five settlements with a total population of 12,000 people, is 14km. The width of the road is 6m.
Then, Ilham Aliyev took part in the opening of the 110/35/10 kV Dalimammadli substation in the Goranboy region.
Two transformers with a capacity of 40 MVA were installed in the substation. Chairman of Azerishig OJSC Baba Rzayev informed the head of state of the substation. President Aliyev was also informed of the 110/35/10 kV Kurakchay substation. Two transformers with a capacity of 40 MVA were installed in the fully renovated Kurakchay substation.
President Aliyev also participated in the opening of Region Agro LLC in Goranboy.
Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev informed the head of state of the enterprise. The President then met with the staff of the enterprise.
As part of his visit, President Aliyev inaugurated the Dalimam-madli-Muzdurlar-Girigli highway after reconstruction and repair in the Goranboy region.
The two-lane highway is 20 kilometers in length and six meters in width. The Dalimammadli-Muzdurlar-Girigli highway was built under the Order of President Ilham Aliyev, signed in 2017. The reconstruction of the road, which links 15 settlements with a total population of 15,000 people, ended in May 2018.
While being in Goranboy, President Aliyev attended the opening of the Flag Museum.
The national flag of Azerbaijan flies on a 72 meters high flagpole. The modern lighting system was installed and green areas were laid out there. The museum is located in the territory of the Flag Square.
The museum building has an exhibition hall and a number of administrative and auxiliary rooms. The museum's collection features the map and flags of the khanate period in Azerbaijan, medieval warriors' clothing, coats of arms of the Azerbaijani cities dating back to the 19th century, ancient metal coins, constitutions, emblems, flags, postage stamps, orders and medals relating to Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, Azerbaijan SSR and independent Republic of Azerbaijan.
As part of his regional tour, President Aliyev attended the opening of the Naftalan City Central Hospital.
Health Minister Ogtay Shiraliyev informed the President of the conditions created in the hospital. The construction of a 60-bed hospital started in 2015 and ended this May. The hospital occupies a total area of 1.2 hectares. The hospital was supplied with the state-ofthe-art medical equipment and devices.
President Aliyev then met with representatives of the general public of the Naftalan city.
Then, President Aliyev viewed conditions created at the military campus built for the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry’s military unit.
First Deputy Minister of Defense, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Colonel General Najmaddin Sadikov reported to President Aliyev.
The construction of the military campus was launched in January, 2015 and ended in February, 2017. The military campus features 28 residential and non-residential buildings, headquarters, a canteen, and a 350-car parking lot. All necessary conditions were created for servicemen here.
Extensive landscaping work was carried out and a green area was laid out in the area.
President Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of the 110/35/10 kV Dalimammadli substation in Goranboy.