Visit to the southern wing of the Kashatagh region
On 29 April President Bako Sahakyan visited the construction sites of a new hospital being built in the Berdzor regional center and Syunik-2 hydropower station near the Aghavno settlement and inspected on sites the construction activities carried out there. In the village of Ishkhanadzor President acquainted with activities of the Kashatagh agrotechnical station. Thereafter the Head of the State left for the southern wing of the Kashatagh region. Bako Sahakyan inspected the activities of the greenhouse farming in the Eritsvank village, production of briquettes in the Mijnavan town and sheep farm in the Tsobadzor village. Bako Sahakyan noted the importance of developing small and medium business in the southern section of the Kashatagh region from both economic and social viewpoints at the same time noting that it was an important factor for promoting initiative approaches on sites. On the same day the President visited the Kovsakan town and inspected the course of different programs being realized there. The Head of the State convoked a working consultation with the participation of community heads of the Kashatagh region's southern section dedicated to the issues of their development. Bako Sahakyan noted that the social and economic progress of the southern section would have a positive impact on the development of both Kashatagh region and the whole southern zone of the republic. In this context the Head of the State considered the development of regional infrastructures among the pivotal preconditions for successful realization of the planned programs. Premier Ara Haroutyunyan and other officials accompanied the President during the visits.