Gulshara Abdykalikova gave start to APK's republican campaign "Thanks to good neighbors!"
Deputies of the Mazhilis, heads of state bodies, members of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan, representatives of ethnocultural and youth associations, mothers' councils, public consent, scientific and creative intelligentsia, patrons of art, descendants of repressed and deported people, youth and media participated in the events.
Within the framework of fulfillment of the instructions of the Head of State, given at the XXV sessions of the APK, and implementation of the Rukhani Zhangyru program, presentations of the APK multimedia portal and the interactive historical map "The People of Kazakhstan" were held on the eve of the "Myn Algys" concert.
Opening the concert, the Secretary of State announced the greeting speech of the President of Kazakhstan to the people on the occasion of the Day of Gratitude.
After the announcement of the welcome speech, Gulshara Abdykalikova gave the start to the APK's republican campaign "Thanks to the good neighbors!", noting that it is aimed at bringing together representatives of different ethnic groups and religions, all Kazakhstanis.
The Secretary of State urged compatriots to hold meetings of residents of neighboring houses, districts, cities, other settlements to get to know each other, to thank for help, to forgive offenses and to wish good.
Let's remind that the Day of Gratitude was established by the Decree of the President of Kazakhstan №173 of January 14, 2016.
As part of the Day of Gratitude celebration, over 10,000 events are taking place in 3,400 settlements, with the participation of over 2.5 million people.