On 3 May, the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription (SCMC) together with the Azerbaijani Youth Foundation and the Executive Power of Aghdam region held a mass action under the slogan "I'm ready for the protection of the homeland" in Quzanli settlement. The event is dedicated to the 96th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev.
Deputy Chief of Service, Major General Shahvalad Aliyev, Head of Region Executive Power Vagif Hasanov and guests visited the monument to national leader Heydar Aliyev and laid flowers at the front of the monument.
At the event held at the House of Culture with the participation of senior pupils of secondary schools, youth, community, martyr families, veterans and region law enforcement officials, which started with the performance of the State Anthem, participants firstly commemorated the memory of the Great Leader Heydar Aliyev.
Speaking at the event, Vagif Hasanov, the head of the Aghdam Region Executive Power, highlighted the importance of the event in the direction of growing a youth who lives in the country with a sense of love and national pride. He underlined the special significance of the essay contest on "National Leader Heydar Aliyev is the founder of our independent statehood" among the pupils of Aghdam school by the Service.
Major General Shahvalad Aliyev, Deputy Chief of the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription, talked about the unprecedented services of the Great Leader for our statehood. He said that Heydar Aliyev gained eternity as a great strategist, a wise leader, who protected Azerbaijan from all kinds of intentions, providing stability, steadiness and economic, political and legal basis for its comprehensive development. He noted that the main point is that Heydar Aliyev's political course is successfully continued in the country. He then talked about the work carried out by the Service in the spirit of patriotic education of the younger generation. He underlined that substantial measures in the direction of organizing mobilization and actual military service by the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription have been implementing under the leadership of President Ilham Aliyev, in the country being at state of war.
Head of the Youth Foundation Ramil Mammadov spoke about the youth policy implemented in our country. He shared the views on life and activities the National Leader as an example for modern youth.
Emin Hasanli, a member of the Council of State Support to Non-Governmental Organizations, said that the Great Leader Heydar Aliyev brought our military history, army building experience to a new level, laid the foundations of our modern army and became an architect of the Armed Forces, capable of protecting the independence of Azerbaijan.
Chairman of the Afghanistan Veterans' Public Union of Azerbaijan, Mahammad Valiyev said that the decisive position of the Great Leader Heydar Aliyev on the protection of the Motherland is a powerful force that promotes the transformation of the homeland defending duty into the faith and moral values of every citizen.
The winners of the contest among the pupils of the Aghdam secondary school were awarded at the event, titled "National Leader Heydar Aliyev is the founder of our independent statehood". According to the decision of the jury, Sarkhan Safarov, pupil of secondary school # 2 in Aghdam region won 1st place and 2nd place by Elnur Huseynov, pupil of IDP school # 18 in Aghdam region, and 3rd place by Nihad Ibrahimov, pupil of the secondary school of Imamgulubeyli village in Aghdam region. The winners were awarded with diplomas and prizes.
At the end of the event, literary-artistic program prepared by Aghdam regional public association and schoolchildren in the spirit of patriotism was presented.