VLADIKAVKAZ, February 21. In North Ossetia began the ceremony of farewell with the head of the Republic of Tamerlane Aguzarova, which takes place in the North Ossetian academic theatre named after V. thapsaev, the correspondent of TASS.
Died the head of North Ossetia Tamerlan Aguzarov
According to police, during the first half hour to say goodbye to the head of the Republic came more than 3 thousand people, while people continue to arrive.
In the morning at 9:30 GMT the coffin Aguzarova moved to St. George Cathedral for making of the rite of burial. After that he was taken to the Ossetian theatre for a farewell ceremony. Here at 13:00 Moscow time will begin the memorial service.
To say goodbye to Aguzarova people come from all parts of the Republic, bring flowers, wreaths. Many do not hold back tears, calling the death Aguzarova great loss for the Ossetian people and the leader who gave the people faith in a brighter future.
At the entrance to the theatre exhibited a military honor guard, there is a live broadcast. At 14:00 the funeral procession will go to the Alley of Fame, where pictures will be buried with military honors.
Tamerlan Aguzarov elected head of the North Ossetia in September 2015, passed away on February 19, in a Moscow hospital where he was hospitalized with pneumonia.