Mehriban Aliyeva visits children's educational institutions in Ganja

First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva and Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva have visited the secondary school No. 18 named after Nizami Aydin and the orphanage-kindergarten No. 32 in the city of Ganja.

School principal Matanat Rzayeva informed the first vice-president that the school underwent renovation in 1988, and that it needs a major overhaul.

The school offers classes in the Azerbaijani and Russian languages. The 640-seat school currently enrolls 795 students who are served by 56 teachers.

Mehriban Aliyeva viewed the classrooms and gave relevant instructions on the immediate reconstruction of the school.

In addition, Mehriban Aliyeva and Leyla Aliyeva have visited the orphanage-kindergarten No. 32.

Principal of the orphanage-kindergarten Sahila Huseynova said that 75 children in four groups are served by a 20-strong staff here.

Mehriban Aliyeva was informed that built in 1985, the 280-bed orphanage-kindergarten now needs major repair.

The First Vice-President stressed the importance of reconstructing the orphanage-kindergarten in a short span of time and with quality.