The event was held at 13:00 at the State Opera and Ballet Theater of Udmurtia. It was attended by members of the government, representatives of state authorities and local self-government, labor collectives, war and local conflict veterans, military units, military commissariats, and patriotic public associations.
Creative groups of the republic, as well as cadets and schoolchildren performed on the stage.
The chairman of the region Yaroslav Semenov congratulated the participants in the solemn meeting on the Defender of the Fatherland Day on behalf of the head of the region Alexander Brechalov and the government of the republic.
A worthy change of the defenders of the Fatherland is growing in our country, with the example of heroes they know what fraternity, camaraderie, courage, courage means
He also reminds all gathered that this year the country celebrates another big holiday – the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.