“Today is the 90th anniversary of the birth of the great Kazakh poet Mukagali Makatayev. The poetry of Mukagali is a reflection of the existence of the entire Kazakh people. His poems filled with lyrics have taken a place in the hearts of a large audience of readers, ” the head of state noted in social networks.
The President also stressed that this anniversary coincides with another memorable date.
“The poet’s anniversary coincided with the 30th anniversary of Kazakhstan’s independence. This is a big holiday in the home of every citizen of Kazakhstan, ” Tokayev added.