On January 9, a solemn referral ceremony of the draftees from Hajigabul region to active military service region was held.
The staff from Hajigabul District Department of the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription (SSMC), the representatives of Executive Power of the region, agencies and organizations, associates of law enforcement agencies, educators, as well as the elders, war veterans, youth and mass media sent the draftees off.
The participants of the ceremony and draftees firstly laid flowers at the monument to the Nationwide Leader Heydar Aliyev and commemorated his memory.
At the event, beginning with the National Anthem of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Rustam Khalilov, Head of Hajigabul Executive Power congratulated the draftees on the occassion of starting the military service and recommended them to serve honorably, to be disciplined, to be vigilant in the guard of our Homeland and to carry out the commanders' orders.
Lieutenant-Colonel Nurlan Abbasov, the head of Hajigabul district department of the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription, said that the young men who will be drafted into the military service today would serve in the army set by the Great Leader Heydar Aliyev and said that as a result of the great attention and care of Ilham Aliyev, the President of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief, the Armed Forces became the most mighty and powerful army in the region.
Chairman of Hajigabul district organization of Azerbaijan Public Union of Disabled People, Veterans of Garabagh war and Families of Martyrs, Alibala Rasulov wished successes to the draftees and expressed confidence that they would follow the example from the sons of Homeland who showed courage for the freedom and territorial integrity of our country.
Draftee Natig Hasanov assured the event participants that the young men starting to the military service, the young people will carry the name of Azerbaijani soldier honorably.
At the end of the ceremony continuing with a concert program, the young men passed under the Azerbaijani flag and set out for active military service.