In the village Ulkundy of Duvan region , Bashkortstan, a bust to outstanding Tatar songwriter Ahmed Erikei unveiled.
Opening of the sculpture took place on the day of the 111th anniversary of his birth.
Admirers of the poet, the authorities, the public , literary and media came for the opening ceremony of the bust. On the same day, in Ulkundy secondary school, an event dedicated to the memory of the great poet was held. The audience talked about life and career of the talented countryman, read out his poems , sang songs of the author.
Ahmed Erikeev – active public figure, member of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, a talented organizer and author of over 60 books of poetry in Tatar and Russian languages.