Vladimir Putin congratulated road workers and veterans on their professional holiday. The text of the congratulatory telegram was published on the Kremlin website.
Putin noted that the road complex is now on the rise and is one of the key sectors of the Russian economy. As he recalled, the roads are being actively updated through programs, modern technologies are being applied and a lot is being done to create a comfortable and reliable infrastructure.
The President expressed confidence that road workers will successfully cope with all the tasks set.
The road industry includes more than 3.5 thousand enterprises that are engaged in the construction, repair of roads, their design, maintenance and other tasks.
Last week, the Russian president himself accepted congratulations - he turned 68. Many world leaders congratulated Putin.