The deputies of the Senate unanimously passed a resolution to award the First President – Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev a special badge.
According to Speaker of the Senate Kairat Mami by this decision the deputies gave a historical assessment of the outstanding role of President Nursultan Nazarbayev in the establishment and development of independent Kazakhstan.
The President thanked the Senators, having emphasized the Parliament's big contribution to the strengthening of Kazakhstan's statehood.
"Over 20 years of independence the deputies of the Parliament did a great job for the benefit of our state, economy and society. Our country has overcome all hardships and challenges through the effective interaction between all the branches of power," Nursultan Nazarbayev said.