First Lady opens building for orphan graduates

By: Nigar Orujova

Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva has attended the opening ceremony of a 120-apartment block for orphan graduates deprived of parental care in Masazir, Baku.

The first lady and Deputy Prime Minister Abid Sharifov cut the ribbon symbolizing the official inauguration of the building.

The 13-storey building has 120 apartments. It has also a 50-seat cafe, a kitchen, a barber shop, a trade hall, table games, internet halls and laundry. All conditions have been created here. All apartments have necessary equipment.

First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva praised conditions created here.

Later, the first lady and Arzu Aliyeva attended the opening ceremony of the Republican Children’s Sanatorium of the Health Ministry after reconstruction in Buzovna, Baku.

Health Minister Ogtay Shiraliyev informed the first lady about the works carried out here.

The sanatorium was commissioned in 1986. The reconstruction works started in June 2012. The 6-storey building covers an area of 8,000 square meters. The sanatorium, which employs 182-strong medical staff, is supplied with modern medical equipment.