Mayor attends ‘Nauryz – 2017’ honorary event

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ “Kazakhs living in Mongolia have successfully kept their culture and tradition in its original form for generations, and it’s due to their efforts and the right policy pursued by Mongolian Government on minority”, remarked Ulaanbaatar Mayor S.Batbold as he attended ‘Nauryz – 2017’ honorary event which was held on the occasions of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Kazakhstan and Nauryz festival of the Kazakhs which falls on March 22.

The event was attended by Member of Parliament Kh.Badelkhan, former Members of Parliament A.Tleikhan and A.Bakei, Deputy Minister for Food, Agriculture and Light Industry J.Saule and citizens of Kazakhstan residing in Mongolia.

The Mayor also said, “The interpretation and significance of Nauryz festival is broadening in Mongolia, with the Kazakhs in Bayan-Ulgii, Khovd, Darkhan-Uul and Orkhon aimags celebrating the festival widely”, and conveyed his greetings for the festival.

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Mongolia Kalybek Koblandin was present at the event and emphasized on how bilateral relations were developing in a ‘reliable partnership’ level between Kazakhstan and Mongolia which ‘share a same history and destiny’.