The President of Russia Vladimir Putin congratulated film Director, the head of the Duma Committee on culture Stanislav Govorukhin happy birthday. This was reported to journalists the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, reports RIA Novosti.
Peskov said that Putin after his return from Nizhny Novgorod, where he held a meeting on military-technical cooperation, drove to Govorukhin and personally congratulated him on his 80th birthday.
Prior to this, the President sent the Director a congratulatory telegram, which reads: “Your rich professional career deserves the deepest recognition. The talent, creative energy, ability to work with full dedication helped You to take place on the directing and acting career, to enter many bright pages in the annals of the domestic cinematic art”.