16:31 / 02.09.2019
Regional khokim of Samarkand Erkinjon Turdimov, general public lay flowers at Islam Karimov Monument
Photo: STV

Today, September 2, in Samarkand, the memory of the First President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov was honored, STV reports.

Representatives of the general public in the Samarkand region, headed by regional khokim Erkinjon Turdimov, laid wreaths at the foot of the monument to Islam Karimov.

It should be recalled that Islam Karimov died on the 79th year of life on September 2, 2016. He ruled the country for 25 years.

Photo: STV

In accordance with the resolution of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, September 2 is celebrated annually as the Day of Remembrance of Islam Karimov.