The first meeting of the working group on finding the remains of the poet Mikayil Mushfig


On November 1, the first meeting of the working group established under the instruction of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev was held on the investigation of materials disseminated in the mass media on finding the remains of the poet Mikayil Mushfig under the head of the Presidential Administration, academician Ramiz Mehdiyev.

The meeting was attended by chief of Presidential Administration for Social and Political Affairs Ali Hasanov, Head of the Presidential Administration’s Humanitarian Policy Department Farah Aliyeva, President of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, academician Akif Alizadeh, Health Minister Ogtay Shiraliyev, Culture Minister Abulfas Garayev, Head of State Security Service Madat Guliyev,vice president of ANAS, academician Isa Habibbeyli, director of ANAS Institute of History, academician Yagub Mahmudov, chief of National Archives Department Asker Rasulov and secretary of the Union of writers Chingiz Abdullayev.

At the meeting, according to the instructions of President Ilham Aliyev, the working group was tasked with studying media reports on discovering the remains of Mikayil Mushfig, investigating the relevant archive materials, conducting DNA analysis of the remains of the poet and conducting other necessary measures.

The work of working group and its findings will be regularly reported to the President of Azerbaijan and the public will be informed.