YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–President of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Arkady Ghoukassian visited the Hadrut region March 2. The president was accompanied by Chairman of the Karabakh National Assembly Oleg Yesayan–a number of government members–and Chairman of the Union of Veterans of the Artsakh War Vitaly Balassanian. The goal of the visit was to study the social and economic situation of different sections of the population.
In the Hadrud Palace of Culture–Ghoukassian held a public meeting. Attending the meeting were activists of the region–village elders and veterans of the Artsakh war. He spoke about reforms–domestic political situation in the country–and the problems of Karabakh’s economic development. Thereafter Ghoukassian answered questions and gave instructions to the heads of relevant departmen’s.
Ghoukassian and his party visited one of the military units. The delegation members also visited the regional hospital. Late in the evening–the delegation returned to Stepanakert.