At the Mekan Palace in the capital, under the direction of Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov the meeting began Hulk Maslahaty Turkmenistan. Delegates from the velayats participate in the country's nationwide forum via video link.
The President of Turkmenistan congratulated the assembly participants and all Turkmen people on this significant event on the eve of 29th anniversary of independence.
Key state issues and accomplishments are scheduled to be addressed, in particular, Constitutional Amendment Act. Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov noted that during the years of independence, thanks to the unity and diligence of the people, many important steps have been taken to create a modern state with a developing economy.