In Chernihiv celebrated the 29th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster

April 26, 1986 will forever be remembered for a date vast technological and environmental disasters. Our region is one of the most affected. 244 settlements classified as radioactively contaminated. 22% of the population were classified as affected by naslidkiv the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. In the city of Chernihiv there are more than 8000 participants of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant and 461 family members of deceased liquidation. In Chernihiv April 26 to celebrate the 29 th anniversary of the tragedy at the Memorial "Chornobyl Heroes" was held requiem memoryahyblyh and died as a result of the Chernobyl disaster. At the initiative of the NGO "Chernobyl Union of Ukraine" iconographer Vladislav Gorki in 2003 was painted icon Chernobyl Spas" and consecrated in Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. This theme is continued the icon Chernobyl Spas Kulykivschyny of our countryman Alexander bubble.Lithium funeral for the victims of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant sent rector of St. Catherine Fr Roman Kinyk. By the memorial "Heroes of Chernobyl" laid flowers chairman of the regional state administration Valery Kulich, Head of Regional Council Nikolai Zverev, Chernihiv Mayor Oleksandr Falconsin, deputies of Ukraine Oleksandr Kodola, representatives of institutions and organizations, the liquidators of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant suffered from the Chernobyl disaster, NGO representatives and city residents. The memory of those who first took the blow terrible environmental disaster, vshanuvAli moment of silence. According to the official website of the State Administration