YEREVAN, January 8. / ARKA /. Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan sent a telegram of condolences January 5 on demise of Jim Torosyan – a prominent Armenian architect, an academician and honorary citizen of Yerevan.
The condolences telegram conveyed to the family of the renowned architect reads as follows:
“The buildings, statues and monuments authored by Jim Torosyan decorate our capital and the country and are truly a lasting valuable legacy of Armenian architecture. I offer my deepest condolences to the family, friends and relatives of the prominent intellectual”.
Jim Torosyan was born in 1926. He served as chief architect of Yerevan in 1972 -1982. -0-