Azerbaijan, Baku, May 5 / Trend T. Hajiyev /
The winners of the poetry and drawing contest dedicated to Azerbaijani national leader Heydar Aliyev's birthday have been awarded. The event has been held in the State Committee for Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons today.
In his speech, the state committee chairman Ali Hasanov said that the pupils took part in the competition. They presented more than 70 drawings and 65 poems. The first-place award hit 300 manat, the second place - 200 manat and the third place - 150 maant.
After the speech, the awarding ceremony was held.
A resident of the Khojavand region Ilyasova Shalala ranked first, a resident of the Zangilan region Veliyeva Afsana ranked second, a resident of the Jabrail region Abiyev Mehdi ranked third in the drawing contest.
A resident of the Khojali region Bahishli Esmer ranked first, a resident of the Agdam region Shukurlu Parvin ranked second and a resident of the Shusha region Abbasova Fidan ranked third in the poetry contest.