"The “Diri Baba” stands out for being a rare site in the entire Caucasus region," President Ilham Aliyev said in an interview with Azerbaijani TV channel, in Basgal village, APA reports.
The head of state mentioned that he had been familiarized with the work at the “Diri Baba” tomb and said: “ Some time ago, I issued an instructions to restore this historical monument, to preserve it and to create tourism infrastructure around it. The “Diri Baba” stands out for being a rare site in the entire Caucasus region. More than 500 years old, this tomb has been viewed as a holy site by the people of Azerbaijan for centuries. Of course, it is our duty to preserve this ancient historical site, to give it a new life, to restore it, so the conditions around it should also meet modern standards.”