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The President of Turkmenistan participates in the opening ceremony of new recreation zone «Altyn köl»
16 Jun
The President of Turkmenistan participates in the opening ceremony of new recreation zone «Altyn köl»

On 15 June, 2020, the opening ceremony of recreation infrastructure facilities, which have been built on the bank of the lake located in Bagiyarlyk etrap, Ashgabat, took place with participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Therefore, new recreation zone has started its work, having welcomed the first guests, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports.

On occasion of remarkable event, the Speaker of the Mejlis, Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of ministries and departments, military and law enforcement agencies, public organizations, mass media, Hyakim of Ashgabat, youth and children have gathered in this place in the morning.

Everybody welcomed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov who has also come to the ceremony. The Head of the State went to new recreation zone, which is represented by originally designed place with all conditions for comfortable and pleasant recreation.

Having looked around the territory surrounding the lake, the President of Turkmenistan went to the tent where members of the Government and official have gathered. Displays with projects prepared for further development of recreation zone were presented in the tent.

Having noted that opening of modern recreation zone on the bank of the lake, which decorates the northern outskirts of Ashgabat owing to big work carried out in this place for short period, is just the beginning of colossal changes, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov expressed confidence that this place would be very popular among Ashgabat residents and guests of the capital.

Having wished success in coming work for strengthening of the health of the population and proper organization of the recreation to personnel of new complex, the Head of the State signed the Resolution on naming of this lake as «Altyn köl».

After, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave floor for report to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers Sh. Durdliyev.

The Vice-premier reported that land plots have been given to Ashgabat city hall, industrial and construction complex, oil and gas industry and law enforcement agencies for construction of facilities.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov requested persons in charge of the events to have a briefing for mass media for detailed highlighting of opening of new recreation zone and all matters related to operation of the place in mass media.

Vice-premier Sh. Durdiliyev was requested to make detailed models of entire complex, certain buildings and facilities based on the projects of the next phase of development of the lake that have been presented. It would be reviewed in September and once approved, relative decision of further expansion of recreation zone would be taken, the Head of the State said.

The official opening ceremony of the complex was continued with bright music composition with participation of young artists. After, the Head of the State went to the arch, which has been installed on occasion of the opening ceremony, where he cut symbolical ribbon. Turkmen leader went to the territory of the complex looking around its arrangements.

Having looked around summer tea houses, grocery store, sport and play grounds in the first sector of the complex at the lake and conditions for organization of active leisure, the Head of the State watched swimming children. Young campers, who were exploring now recreation zone with joy and interest, have greeted President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

During inspection of coastal zone, the President has watched the children playing beach sport games with interest at one of the sport grounds. Having expressed the interest in opportunities made for active recreation of younger generation, the Head of the State gave number of instructions to relative leaders on expansion of list of sports, which can be engaged in at the bank, as well as on the list of water amusements.

Further, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov went to the third section of the recreation zone, which is under supervision of the Ministry of Industry and Construction Production. At the place, the Head of the State has also looked around the gazebos, decoration of rooms, conditions for recreation and relaxations, having paid special attention to ecological factors.

Having accomplished looking around the recreation centre, the Head of the State congratulated again the participants on the opening of new facilities and left the place of event.