President offered condolences to the family of poet Yessengali Raushanov
President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev offered condolences to the family of the famous Kazakh poet Yessengali Raushanov, Kazpravda.kz refers to the Facebook post of the President’s press secretary Berik Uali.
In the letter of condolences the President noted the poet’s contribution to the development of the spiritual and cultural sphere.
"For about a quarter of a century he was the director of the publishing house Zhazushi and thanks to his hard work valuable works of Kazakh literature were published and widely distributed. He left his original mark in Kazakh poetry. His poetry was highly appreciated by readers", Tokayev said.
Yessengali Raushanov was 64.