Russia's Railway Workers Day is celebrated: more than one million railway workers in Russia today celebrate Railroad Workers Day. Feast, 19 for the first time. At the end of the century was celebrated as a tribute to the birthday of Czar Nikolay I. Because the first railways of Russia, was started to be made during the period of Nikolay I.
According to the number of railway lines, Russia ranks second in the world today. Half of the country's total freight transport is done by rail.
Vladimir Yakunin, President of the Russian State Railways, celebrated the feast of all his colleagues.
Source : the turkish.ruvr.r