The winners of the national competition of gifted children of Turkmenistan, representing all regions of the country, received diplomas, cash prizes worth US $ 300 and valuable gifts on behalf of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The awards were presented during the final concert of the traditional art contest in Ashgabat on October 1.
As the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports from the Turkmen capital, young artists performed 20 dance and musical numbers at the concert at the Rukhiyet Palace. In total, more than 800 talented children competed this year for prizes in the presidential contest.
Addressing the participants of the national musical and song contest, the head of Turkmenistan wished the young talents "great successes in music and singing career and in arts by multiplying the glory of the Motherland and the people of Turkmenistan."