On 26 September President of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic Bako Sahakyan partook at a solemn ceremony of handing over keys for the new hand-operated cars to a group of Artsakh war veterans of the first degree of disability. The ceremony took place at the Stepanakert Veratsnund square. Head of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church Archbishop Pargev Martirosyan, head of the National Assembly Ashot Ghoulyan, premier Ara Haroutyunyan and other officials partook at the events.
After the ceremony the Head of the State met philanthropist Arthur Varzhapetyan, who assists this initiative, and entrepreneur Armen Gaboyan. Bako Sahakyan expressed his gratitude for assistance and expressed hope that cooperation would continue in the future.
Issues related to carrying out different humanitarian projects in the republic were also touched upon during the meeting.