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Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) committee, who attended to the opening ceremony of Kazan 2014 Turkish World Culture Capital, was accepted to the reception of President of Tatarstan Republic, Rustam Nurgalieviç Minnihanov.

Within the framework of the events, after placing wreath on monument of Gabdullah Tukay- the father of Tatar language and literature, President Minnihanov accepted the committee with the following members: Minister of Culture of Tatarstan Autonomous Republic Ayrat Sibagatullin, Moscow Ambassador of Turkish Republic Aydın Adnan Sezgin, Governor of Eskişehir Güngör Azim Tuna, Undersecretary of Turkish Republic Ministry of Culture and Tourism Deniz Ersöz, Eskişehir Parliamentarian Ruhsar Demirel, Konya Parlamentarian Mustafa Kabakçı, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor and President of TDBB İbrahim Karaosmanoğlu and General Secretary of TDBB Mustafa Başkurt. President of Tatarstan Republic declared his appreciation for hosting the committee and underlined that 2013 Eskişehir Turkish World Culture Capital has accomplished the task successfully.