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Monument to Albert Agarunov unveiled in Baku (Photo)

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The official unveiling of the monument to the National Hero of Azerbaijan, Albert Agarunov, was held in Baku today, Trend Agency reports.

Head of the Department for Inter-Ethnic Relations, Multiculturalism and Religion of the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan, Professor Etibar Najafov, Deputy Defence Minister, Lieutenant-General Karim Valiyev, Head of the Narimanov District Executive Authority Abdin Farzaliyev, Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organisations Mubariz Gurbanli, Chairman of the Mountainous Jewish community of Azerbaijan Milikh Yevdayev, brother of the National Hero, Rantik Agarunov, members of the Azerbaijani Parliament and other figures attended the opening ceremony of the monument in the Narimanov district of Baku.

The monument was erected on the street of the capital, which is named after Albert Agarunov.

The author of the composition is the famous sculptor, National Artist of Azerbaijan Omar Eldarov.

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