The Social Council of Main Directorate of the Ministry of the Interior of the Sverdlovsk region works in the field of patriotic education of young people and traditionally organizes the game “Zarnitsa” for schoolchildren. In the run-up to Defender’s Day this event was organized for students of School №124.

Three teams, which were consisted on eight children, created elegant uniform, learned how to march and learned several patriotic songs. They wore secure masks, showed erudition and smart skills, knowledge of warfare and ran the relay race.  All participants received prizes from organizers. The charity fund “Children of Russia” participated in the awards ceremony too.

“Every student who took part in this event displayed temerity and demonstrated prowess”, believed Marina Panfilova, Deputy Director of the charity fund “Children of Russia”. “We thank all people who carry on a tradition of taking “Zarnitsa” and to work in the field of patriotic education of young people”.