The second Sunday in August will be the Day of Construction Workers of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The decree was signed by the President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the TV channel "Uzbekistan 24" reported.

The goals of establishing a professional holiday are "to accelerate the construction and creative works carried out in the republic, to widely propagandize the successes achieved in the construction sector, and to stimulate specialists".

Recall, by presidential decree dated August 2, the first Sunday in August was declared the Day of railway workers.