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13 september

The Russian Awards Presented to the Volunteers of Victory Team India

On September 13, a solemn ceremony at the Russian Embassy was held to hand over to the Volunteers of Victory Team India the Letter of Appreciation by H.E. Mr Anton Vaino, Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office of the Russian Federation, Head of the Organizing Committee on Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, as well as a commemorative medal and a brochure with the article by President Vladimir Putin “75th Anniversary of the Great Victory: Shared Responsibility to History and Our Future”.

These awards on behalf of the members of the volunteer organization were received by Dr Ravinder Singh, Coordinator of the Indian branch of the All-Russian public movement "Victory Volunteers".

As the Russian language and history professor, as well as a research fellow at the Aligarh Muslim University, Dr Ravinder Singh confirmed his readiness, with the support of the Embassy, to continue to participate in activities dedicated to the memory of the Great Victory over fascism, to promote in student circles the truth about the causes and outcomes of World War II.

The prospects for the University’s cooperation with the Russian partners were also discussed.