The President of Russia Vladimir Putin awarded the title of Hero of labour of the five winners, according to the Kremlin website.
For special merits before the state and the people the honorary title received the artistic Director of the theater “Contemporary” Galina Volchek, the former head of Tatarstan Mintimer Shaimiev, fitter “Sevmash” Alexey Ivanov, the head physician of one of hospitals of Krasnodar territory Vladimir flutter barbarian and the Ranger Ustinov.
The title of Hero of labour was established in March 2013. It is awarded for contribution to education and socio-economic, cultural, industrial and agricultural development of the country. The title is the highest degree of distinction along with the title of hero of the Russian Federation. The award ceremony takes place annually on the eve of international workers ‘ Day on 1 May.