Today in Polotsk district bid farewell to Basil Hramtsov, according to Radio Radio Station. Creator and leader of the Belarusian movement was not Novapolatsk June 10, he was only 45 years old.
Friends responded to the death of Basil Hramtsova on LiveJournal Vintsuk Vyachorka:
"Life Hramtsova Basil, one of the founders and long-time leader of the Belarusian movement Novapolatsk, instantly, ruthlessly burned unfair evil disease that prevailed in Belarus after the Chernobyl disaster.
Vasily Hromtsov was born December 16, 1965 in Novopolotsk. It finished school number 6, after his military service he worked at the "meter". Since the late 80's actively engaged in social and political activities. In the Belarusian movement came as one of the leaders of the environmental protest in the city. Organized and participated in environmental rallies, Basil appeared to them as an independent and promoter belarushchyny.
As a representative of Novopolotsk department "March" was one of the founders of the Confederation of Belarusian organizations, together with the other members participated in the organizing committee of the UPS in August 1988 after it had been arrested in Minsk. October 30, 1988 he was Digression on the commemorative mass in Minsk, was able to take unique photos of Santa overclocking attempts. One of the founders of the Belarusian Popular Front "Revival" and the Party of the Belarusian Popular Front, a delegate of the Constituent Congress of the Belarusian Popular Front in Vilnius in 1989.
Participated as a volunteer and as a leader in all of the first national election campaigns and promotions. The morning after the approval of the national white-red-white flag as the state has changed along with the Sokolov-Voyushem flags on the buildings of the city authorities Polotsk and Novopolotsk. One of the organizers of the first Belarusian class Novapolatsk. Carried transferred Belarusian diaspora drugs in the Chernobyl zone.
Was the leader of the Belarusian Popular Front offices in Novopolotsk. Suffered from the persecution of the authorities, was sentenced for hanging the national white-red-white flags. Was arrested several times for participating in the actions of the democratic forces in including Preventive detention, despite diabetes, before the presidential election in 2006 as the head of the electoral headquarters of the United Democratic Forces.
Vasily lived affair revival of the Belarusian culture primarily traditional. He created a community Novapolatsk "Vseslav Wizard", which together with other people's returns Belarusian culture, organized folk festivals calendar — Christmas, exclamations of spring, Santa. In fact obschebelorusskaya were Midsummer held in the Lake District Polochchiny, with certainly the central figure of Basil Hramtsova — Prince-Kupalisha, experts rite authoritative leader for young people who ran for the national values.
An educational and outreach mission Basil worth mentioning separately. He took the young Belarusians traveling to historical Polotsk district. Supported publishing initiatives around the province, helping to produce dozens of local gazetak and bulletins.
Basil was a very sincere person, felt and could not stand the lies and dvudushnasts. Had a versatile talents: led fataletapis and in general was a good photographer; zealously collected Belarusian historical artifacts, left a bunch of poems under the title "Balahovichskoe cycle."
Most sincere condolences to his wife Helen, daughters Ruzhany and Jana, all relatives and friends of Basil in this irreversible loss.
When these people leave, we understand, on whom rests Belarus. "