BAKU, Azerbaijan, February 8. The memory of Tofig Guliyev has been immortalized in Azerbaijan, said President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev during the unveiling of the monument to the outstanding composer, People's Artist, laureate of the State Prize Tofig Guliyev in Baku, Trend reports.
"The memory of Tofig Guliyev in Azerbaijan has been immortalized. A commemorative plaque was placed on the building where he lived and one of the streets of our city was named after him. At the same time, a music school is also named after him, and this beautiful statue is being unveiled today. I should also note that by an order of Great Leader Heydar Aliyev, Tofig Guliyev was awarded the “Istiglal” order, the highest order of Azerbaijan at that time," President Ilham Aliyev said.