Fire festival, planned to be held in Shamkir, postponed due to tragedy in Baku

Baku: Fire festival, planned to be held today in Shamkir on the occasion of Baku 2015 European Games, has been postponed due to tragedy occurred in Baku’s Binagadi district yesterday.

Spokesperson for the Ministry of Youth and Sport Samaya Mammadova told APA that the torch would just pass the region under the program.

14 people were killed, 50 injured in the residential building fire in Baku on May 19.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency