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THIS YEAR OKD WILL COMMEMORATE MINERS´ DAY IN KARVINÁ WITH THE REVERENT CEREMONY AND WORSHIP

THIS YEAR OKD WILL COMMEMORATE MINERS´ DAY IN KARVINÁ WITH THE REVERENT CEREMONY AND WORSHIP

Karviná, (6 September 2016) – The reverent ceremony and worship – in this respectable fashion, the management of OKD decided to celebrate historically reverenced Miners´ day this year.

 

This year, it will be held particularly on Saturday, 10 September at 11 a.m. at University Square in Karviná „The management of OKD and HBZS (Main Mining Rescue), trade unions and uniformed miners will lay wreaths at the memorial of miners who deceased while pursuing their profession,“ specified the spokesperson, Ivo Čelechovský. Then a joint parade will follow to the Church of Raising The Holy Cross where worship for deceased miners at high noon will begin.

 

„In view of the existing financial situation in our mining company, we decided that celebrations of the mining festivity with opulent cultural program will not be organized this year.  

Nevertheless, we consider the reverent ceremony as manifestation of a principal respect to all who have brought the upmost to mining profession, an own life” added the spokesperson and noted that apart from mining community, the event has support by Karviná city hall who have been collaborative with OKD during event organization.

 

 

Ivo Čelechovský,

Spokesperson of OKD, a.s.

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