On November 10, the traffic will be limited along the route of the torch relay in the city center.
(KZN.RU, November 1). 25 torchbearers will carry the fire of the Krasnoyarsk Universiade in 2019 through the streets of Kazan. On November 10, Kazan will take on the torch relay of the XXIX World Winter Universiade 2019. The total length of the route in the capital of the RT is 2500 m.
The torch relay starts at 10.30 am at the Palace of Culturologist and will pass by the iconic objects of the capital of Tatarstan: the Resurrection Tower, the Syuyumbike Tower, the Annunciation Cathedral, the Kul-Sharif Mosque, the Museum of Natural History of the RT, the National Museum of the RT, and the National Library of the RT. The route will end at 11.50 am near the main building of the KFU where the final celebration will take place with the lighting of the city cup of fire, according to the media Department of Sports and Social Projects.
On this day, the traffic will be limited in the center of Kazan along the route of the torch relay.
The fire of student games has been lit on September 20 in Turin (Italy), from where the relay started. Within the framework of the international stage, torchbearers ran through the streets of Alma-Ata (Kazakhstan) and Harbin (China). In Russia, the torch relay has already been accepted in Moscow, Kaliningrad, Simferopol, Rostov-on-Don, Stavropol, and Grozny. The next stage after the torch relay of Kazan Winter Universiade 2019 will be held on November 17 in Yekaterinburg. In total, the route of the federal stage of the torch relay is 30 major cities of the country. The last point will be Krasnoyarsk on March 1, 2019.