With the support of "Delovaya Rossiya" in Shchigry, Kursk region a memorial sign to the victims of the Chernobyl disaster was unveiled
The unveiling of a memorial “To the victims of Chernobyl and other radiation accidents and disasters” took place on 26th of April in Shchigry, Kursk region.
The initiative of establishing the monument belonged to Chernobyl liquidators themselves. They addressed with their suggestion to the administration and got the necessary support. Unfortunately, due to budget deficit it was impossible to establish the monument. Pavel Moiseev, the mayor, asked for help from the public and “Delovaya Rossiya” responded on citizens’ call. The funds required for the manufacture and installation of the monument, were allocated by the chairman of the Kursk regional branch of " Delovaya Rossiya ", First Deputy Chairman of the Kursk Regional Duma Victor Karamyshev and member of the General Council, the General Director of the «UNICA engineering» company Oleg Malakhov.
“The man is strong by his memory. Each coming generation must remember the deeds of their compatriots. People coped with the consequences of the Chernobyl accident, made a feat, by consciously protecting the world with the price of their lives and health. The mounted memorial sign will preserve the long memory of the heroism of Chernobyl liquidators”, - said Oleg Malakhov.