The 1st of October is celebrated as the World Elderly Day each year worldwide. Sumgayit city executive authority held an event devoted to 1 October –World Elderly Day in Sumgayit city. Elderly alone people registered at Sumgayit city branch of the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society, members of the Council of “Veterans of War and Labor” were invited to participate at the event. The event took place at “ALL STAR” restaurant.
In his opening speech Deputy Head of Sumgayit city executive authority Teymur Samadov conveyed to participants the greetings and congratulations of the Head of Sumgayit city executive authority Zakir Farajov. Teymur Samadov noted that the leadership of Sumgayit city executive authority always provide care and attention to elderly alone people in Sumgayit city. Then the floor was given to a chairwoman of Sumgayit city branch of the AzRC Matanat Maharramova. Matanat Maharramova on behalf of elderly alone people thanked the Head of Sumgayit city executive authority for organizing a great event devoted to the 1st of October- World Elderly Day. The official part of the event was followed by a festive table for elderly alone people organized by Sumgayit city executive authority. Elderly alone people participating at the event thanked Sumgayit city authorities for care and attention.
At the end of the event food parcels prepared by Sumgayi city branch of the AzRC were distributed to elderly alone people. It should be mentioned that “Azerikimya” Production Unit assisted Sumgayit city branch of the AzRC to prepare these food parcels. Taking this opportunity we would like to express our gratitude to the leadership of “Azerikimya” Production Unit for their cooperation and assistance.