In Belgorod conduct the exhumation of the remains of soldiers buried on the territory of Central Park, reported on his page in the social network Vkontakte mayor Yuri Goldun.

the Renovation of the Central Park of a name of Lenin in Belgorod will affect the territory of the churchyard, where during the great Patriotic war were buried the remains of German soldiers and officers.

– next week plan to begin the exhumation in Central Park. Finally, our Park will be without a cemetery, – said Yuri Goldun.

He posted a picture of the plan of the Park, where red marked spot with 40 rows of graves, where the search engines will conduct the excavations. For works located in the Park a statue of Lenin will temporarily transfer to another location.

Earlier in the Central Park of Belgorod already passed the excavations. Activists found by search teams the remains of German soldiers and officers buried here in 1941-1943, was sent to Germany.

In 2020 the Estonian government has begun reconstruction of the Central Park, which involves the completion of new lawns, playgrounds, riding scooters, skateboards and roller skates. Pass the skate area for the contractors promise by September. A nearby entertainment attractions with Pogost, the local authorities considered inappropriate, so the burial was postponed.