ArmInfo. A businessman from Yerevan, Mamud Shavershyan, passed away, the Russian "Region online" website reported.
He became widely known after the media reported that the man moved from Armenia and distributed bread for free to pensioners and the poor free of charge. Information about the death of a businessman said a resident of the Strunino city Mikhail Dementiev on his page on Facebook. "I informed, how Russian grandmothers were wailing on him, and how a Tajik guy could barely hold back tears upon learning of Mamud's death. A man who could quietly, without much publicity, help people, passed away," added Dementiev.
For more than ten years he distributed bread, did it without advertising. "He did this not for letters, not for being called to the stage on the day of the city. He was not a public person. He just fulfilled the precept of his grandfather - to help those who live worse than you," added Dementiev.
According to media reports, the free bread was distributed by Gazelle .The man himself moved to Russia about 25 years ago, he previously worked as an engineer, until he went into business and opened a grocery store. He began to print retirees coupons for free bread in his store.