Three dozens of contestants representing 13 schools of the Saqi district competed for the title of Most Proficient in Islam. Costs for facilitation and prizes were covered jointly by the AUASO “Alraid” and two philanthropist, namely Mr. Yuri Drozd (Director of “Qiriminveststroi” LLC) and Mr. Elvis Ablaev (Head of “Inkishaf” LLC).
This contest was initiated by the Head of Social Organization “Istinniy Put’” (“Right Path”) Mr. Reshat Asmanov and is held for 3 straight years. The jury consisted of representatives of local authorities and sponsors, as well as independent observers from the local Muslim community (Imam of Saqi district Mr. Emirasan Umerov) and Orthodox Christians (priest John).
It was up to them to define the winners according to the joint results of four rounds. Mr. Arif Airuzov was awarded with the I place, Ms. Dildora Gafarova with II, and Ms. Amida Kamaeva with III. The prize-winners, as well as their form tutors, were awarded with valuable gifts.
The facilitators also made sure that Ms. Aishe Seitmuratove, the Crimean Tatar famous national and human rights activist, was awarded with a gift on the occasion of her jubilee which coincided with the contest.