Bishkek, May 9, 2018. / Kabar /. Immortal Regiment march is held in Bishkek with the participation of President of Kyrgyzstan.
The head of state carried a portrait of his grandfather Jeenbek Pirnazarov, listed on the lists of missing persons in the Great Patriotic War. His sons Ermamat Jeenbekov and Toktomamat Jeenbekov, returned from the front with various injuries.
The action, timed to the anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, is being held in the capital for the fifth time. Participants started a march from Victory Park, passing along the central street of Bishkek, completed it at the Eternal Flame on Victory Square.
In addition, today on Victory Square there were concerts, folk festivals, an exhibition of military equipment from the Second World War.
Last year 30 thousand people took part in the Immortal Regiment. This year, according to preliminary calculations, more than 50 thousand people took part.