Ilyumzhinov meets with the Minister of Education of Yakutia

On October 2 in Moscow, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov held talks with the Minister of Education of Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Vladimir Egorov, discussing introduction of chess in the curriculum of general educational institutions.

Following the meeting, a regional roadmap for "Chess in schools" project was adopted. After the official part, FIDE president and the Yakut minister played a friendly game of chess.

Incidentally, Ilyumzhinov met with his compatriot, activist of the Association of Buddhists of Kalmykia Mikhail Egorov on the same day.