“YOUNG POLITICIAN – 2018”: THE DISTRICT AND CITY STAGES OF THE COMPETITION
Qualifying stage of the “Young politician – 2018” competition was held in the city of Almalyk, organized by the youth wing “Istiqbol” of the People’s Democratic Party of Uzbekistan. Eight participants in the presence of party activists, deputies and representatives of public competed on three conditions.
It should be noted that with every passing year, the ranks of youth, showing interest in this contest, are expanding. For example, if during the period from 2008 to 2017 in the city stage only 300 young men and women expressed their desire to participate, the number of applicants this year is more than 50 people. Among them, eight participants were chosen, which fully complied with provisions of the competition.
According to the results of the competition, Shokhrukh Urazaliyev took the first place, who got the right to participate in the regional stage of the competition.
— Participation in the competition allowed me to further strengthen my political knowledge, — he said. — I am very glad that I took part in it and found new friends here. I think that young people should have their own point of view, an active position on every current issue, they need to learn how to express their opinion.
— This competition is especially significant in that it mobilizes young people for activity and cohesion, — said Tursunoy Ismiyaminova, chairman of Almalyk city council of the People’s Democratic Party of Uzbekistan. — We saw that in implementing each condition of the competition, young men and women show curiosity, resourcefulness, and a desire for a new one. If the projects on the employment of representatives of the electorate submitted by them are implemented, we will achieve our goals.
The competition participants were rewarded in such nominations as “The best project”, “The most advanced propagandist”, “The most initiative politician”, “The best speaker”.
The contest was held in Akhangaran district at a high level. Speaking before the start of the competition, the chairman of Akhangaran district council of the People’s Democratic Party of Uzbekistan Feruza Kholturayeva told in detail about the significance of the competition and the importance of its results.
In addition to activists and deputies, the contestants were supported by parents as spectators.
After a debate, Muhayyo Mamataliyeva, a student of Akhangaran Professional College of Transport and Service, took the first place and received a referral for participation in the regional stage.
At the end of the competition all participants were awarded diplomas, certificates of honor and memorable gifts.
Speeches by participants of amateur performances of the district department of culture and students of the children’s school of music and art gave the event a special mood.