Kirsan Ilyumzhinov expresses condolences on the death of the national poet Nikolai Sandzhiev

On June 25, Nikolai Dzhambulovich Sandzhiev, who for many years headed the Ministry of Culture, National Policy and Religious Affairs of Kalmykia, passed away. Nikolai Sandzhiev died on the 64th year of life.

The first president of Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, conveyed condolences to the relatives and friends of Nikolai Dzhambulovich:
“Nikolai Dzhambulovich was one of the brightest sons of the Kalmyk people. He was talented in everything. He was a man with powerful energy. We will always remember him, a true patriot of his homeland.


I express my deepest condolences to the relatives and friends of Nikolai Dzhambulovich Sandzhiev, a prominent statesman of Kalmykia, a long-term minister of culture of the republic, and the national poet of Kalmykia, on his untimely death. His departure is a real loss for Kalmykia. In loving memory..."