On Friday, February 7, at The expanded meeting of the Government, devoted to the results of the past year, The head of Turkmenistan announced the construction of a new monument - a symbol celebrating the 30th anniversary of the country's independence.
In honor of this important event The President suggested erecting a unique structure in the form of a 300-meter stele at the highest place in Ashgabat. the highest place in Ashgabat. Deputy Prime Minister Sh. to prepare this project and hold a tender in the near future to select the contractor that will be able to implement the project. In the near future to determine the contractor who will be able to realize the idea of the President.
The 30th anniversary of Turkmenistan's state independence will be celebrated in 2021. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov drew the attention of the deputy prime minister and all those present to the fact that the work on the monument should be completed before next year's celebrations. Recall that the Law "On Independence and Fundamentals of the State Structure of Turkmenistan," which proclaimed a free democratic state on the territory of the Turkmen SSR, was adopted on October 27, 1991. In 2018, the Mejlis moved the celebration of Independence Day in Turkmenistan from October 27-28 to September 27.