More than six million people took part in celebration of day of Russia

More than six million people took part in the festivities across the country, devoted to Day of Russia. About it told the official representative of the interior Ministry Irina the Wolf, reports RIA Novosti.

“Twelfth June at 20.30 GMT in all regions of the country in the celebrations — the parades, concerts and festivals — attended by over six million people. Violations of public order and emergencies during the festive celebrations are not allowed,” she said.

Wolf said that in ensuring public order and safety of citizens participate MVD, Regardie, people’s guards, Cossacks and employees of private security organizations.

Earlier on 12 June, the President Vladimir Putin stressed that the Day of Russia symbolizes the “free and looking to the future Russia” and added that a modern force of the country according to its current citizens.