At the beginning of the festive celebrations, President Emomali Rahmon, in his address to the audience, congratulated all the patriotic and creative people of independent Tajikistan and citizens of our country's capital - the city of Dushanbe, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the State Independence of the Republic of Tajikistan, and noted that the independence is the most valuable gift and our greatest asset. The Head of State also emphasized that in today's contradictory world, only that nation will achieve credibility and respect that has a truly independent, free and sovereign state.
After the speech by the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, the Central republican stadium hosted a large cultural program with the participation of artists and students of higher educational institutions of the country.
Theatrical program involved more than 12 thousand people that performed interesting scenes expressing the highest national values of independence of the Republic of Tajikistan. The celebrations ended with lengthy fireworks.