Russian President Vladimir Putin. Archive photo
Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated workers and veterans of the coal industry in the miner’s Day and noted that the current generation of workers is making a significant contribution to the strengthening of industrial power and energy security of the country, the corresponding telegram is published on the Kremlin website.
“This year marks the 75th birthday of your wonderful professional holiday that is widely celebrated not only in coal mining regions, but all over Russia. It is encouraging that the current generation of workers in the coal mining industry is working hard, making a significant contribution to the strengthening of industrial power and energy security of the country in addressing the major problems of the social sphere”, – stated in the text of the telegram.
The President noted that workers are rightly proud of the names and outstanding accomplishments of its predecessors, the famous mining dynasties and, of course, the current in the industry tradition of the valiant, selfless work and comradely mutual assistance. He also wished them success, good health and prosperity.