The Department for Arrangement of Parks and Gardens was cancelled at the decree of the Executive Power of Baku City, the Mayoral Office of the capital city told Trend.
23 employees of the Department were dismissed in connection with the cancellation of the Department. The Economical Association for Greening, functioning under the Department continues its activities. The chairman of the Union, Vagif Novruzov, said that the decree undersigned by the Mayor of Baku was not referred to the activities of the Association.
The Department on arrangement of parks and gardens was headed by Alpanah Aliyev, brother of former Minister for Economic Development, Farhad Aliyev who is under arrest at present.