The delegation of the Russia Muftis Council visited the Penza region on a working trip. The group was led by Rushan Abbyasov, first deputy chairman of the Council.
During the visit the delegates had a meeting with the vice-governor Valeriy Savin. At the meeting the parties discussed cooperation options and prospects of cooperation between the RMC and the authorities and Muslim organizations of the region. The main question on the agenda was related to preparation of the visit of the Russia Muftis Council representatives in May 2014. The delegation will be led by Ravil Gaynutdin, chairman of the organization. During the visit in May the delegates will meet Vasily Bochkaryov, governor of the region. The trip to the Penza region will also include meetings with the representatives of Muslim organizations of the region and different public events.
Rushan Abbyasov made a presentation of the international Moscow Halal Expo exhibition for halal products. He said that this biggest exhibition would take place in Moscow on 5-8 June and invited the governor to attend the event.
In the end the parties concluded an agreement on further cooperation aimed at developing domestic and foreign economic relations of the region and strengthening unity between representatives of all ethnicities and religions.