In Nizhny Novgorod held a parade with participation of 75 units of military equipment
"Victory March", which was attended by 75 units of military equipment took place in Nizhny Novgorod, the press service of the regional government.
Nizhny Novgorod "Victory March" was launched on the lower Volga embankment immediately after the broadcast of the military parade in Moscow.
Governor of Nizhny Novgorod, Gleb Nikitin appealed to the citizens before the solemn event, stressing that due to the difficult sanitary and epidemiological situation the event is held without the presence of spectators. "Like all citizens, will watch the broadcast of the solemn event at home, with family", - quotes the press service of the regional government of the word Nikitin.
Separately, Nikitin appealed to Nizhny Novgorod veterans. "Dear veterans, believe me, it's a shame that you can not in the year of the 75th anniversary of the Victory to meet you in person, shake the hand. You cannot bring the parade on the square of Minin and Pozharsky, to in the stands was you people who gave us life, present and future. And the whole area of grateful descendants. But we could not, in spite of the pandemic, not to tell you once again our simple human thank you," said the head of the region.
Nikitin said that to abandon the May 9 parade this year had for the common safety. "We are preparing to celebrate the anniversary of the Victory of bright, solemn. But pandemic has made adjustments to our plans. The invisible enemy was no less treacherous than the visible. Even today we cannot return to a normal peaceful life," - said Nikitin.
He also noted the role of the heroes of today physicians. "Every day on the front line of the fight against coronavirus come grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the winners of our doctors. Each time, your front and your victory. But I'm sure our winners can be proud of their followers," said the Governor.