In Ashgabat, with the participation of the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov, a mass bike ride dedicated to World Health Day was held.
The bike ride, which started early in the morning in the southern part of the Turkmen capital, was attended by the leaders of the government, parliament, law enforcement agencies, ministries, departments, the Ashgabat city hall, public organizations, the media and student youth.
Starting a mass bike ride, the President of Turkmenistan led a column of cyclists. At the end of the bike ride, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov, addressing government members, stressed the need to continue comprehensive work to further involve the general population in physical education and sports, and to strengthen the principles of a healthy lifestyle in society.
Mass bike rides and various sports events in honor of the World Health Day were held in all regions of Turkmenistan.