Today marks the 20th anniversary of the leading political structure - the party "Nur Otan". On the occasion of the anniversary of the party, a solemn meeting was held in the Library of the Elbassy. The branch "Birlik" of Astana city branch of the party "Nur Otan" handed letters of thanks to veterans of the party and took in its ranks new members.

On behalf of the Head of the branch "Birlik", Head of the Department of Presidential Affairs Abay Bisembayev, letters of thanks were handed to the members of the party, who stood at the origins of its foundation. Among them there were famous figures of health care, electricity, finance, agriculture.

Veteran of the party "Nur Otan", member of the Committee for social and cultural development of the Mazhilis Nadezhda Petukhova shared her memories:

- The party played a huge role in my life. I began to engage in politics, and it really helped me in my professional activities. It is important that the party works not only in the electoral period, but at all times. It really protects the interests of the people, it really solves the urgent problems of the population. At the last eighteenth Congress, we were very pleased to meet decisions on raising wages for public sector employees, civil servants, increasing assistance to low-income families, increasing benefits for large families. Today, on the birthday of the party, on the Day of Gratitude, I say thank you to everyone who contributes to the prosperity of our nation, for our peaceful sky, for the fact that we have the opportunity to enjoy the success of our children and grandchildren! - said N.Petukhova.

The letter of thanks was handed to First Deputy Director of the Library of Elbassy, doctor of political Sciences, Professor Amerkhan Rakhimzhanov. In 2010-2012, he was the first Deputy Chairman of the branch of the People's Democratic Party "Nur Otan" in Astana. Head of the branch "Birlik" of the party Abay Bisembaev stressed the importance of personal contribution of Amirhan Rakhimzhanov in the formation and development of the party, which has become the largest political structure in Kazakhstan.

On the holiday, new members, among them the employees of the Library of the First President: Aigerim Ashimova, Madina Bibatyrova, Zhansaya Zhabina and Zhansaya Shyngyskhankyzy joined the party.

- It is great that the admission to the party takes place on a holiday, and most importantly with the participation of veterans of the party. These are people who began a difficult path 20 years ago, because they had to gain authority among the people, to prove the consistency and effectiveness of the party with their real deeds. The fact that today "Nur Otan"” has become the driving force of the modernization of the people is proved by the fact that they have achieved their goal, high results. On this Day of Gratitude, I would like to express great appreciation to them for their work and perseverance. For us, they are a high example in everything, - said Zhansaya Zhabina.