Azerbaijani President arrives in Zagatala region (UPDATE)
Editor's note: Information about Zagatala region was added in the article
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has today arrived in the Zagatala region of the country, the AzerTaj state news agency reported.
President Aliyev has several times visited this flourishing region of Azerbaijan. As all the country, the region`s economy quickly develops.
The region`s socio-economic and cultural life experiences rapid changes. Total production in region, in comparison with 2003, has increased by 4.1 times in 2009, the industrial production volume - by 2.3 times, agricultural products - by 2.9 times, the investments for fixed capital - by 20,5 times. The fields of education, public health and culture have been in everyday focus of local government. Essential measures were taken to improve gas and electric supply of the region.
President Ilham Aliyev paid tribute to the monument erected here to the national leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev and laid flowers.