26 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE
August 27, 2015
President confers rank of Ozbekiston Qahramoni to four citizens
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a decree on 25 August 2015 on awarding four citizens of the country with the title Ozbekiston Qahramoni (Hero of Uzbekistan).
The ranks of Ozbekiston Qahramoni were awarded to Suyima Ganieva, a professor of classic philology chair of the Tashkent State Oriential Studies Institute (Tashkent) and Quvandiq Sanaqulov, director-general of Navoi Mining and Metallurgy Combine (Navoi region).
Tavakkal Topvoldiev, chairperson of Andijan regional branch of Nuroniy Foundation, and Avaz Hosilov, head of Hosil farm of Kattakurgan district of Samarkand region, were also received the titles of Ozbekiston Qahramoni.
They were awarded for distinctive services to the state and the people in strengthening the country’s independence and deepening the reforms, long and self-sacrificing work in the industrial sector, as well as great contribution to upbringing the young generation in the spirit of patriotism and devotion to the nation.