On 16 June, President of the Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan sent a condolence letter to the family of Galya Aroustamyan.
“I have learnt with deep sorrow about the untimely death of the chairwoman of the NKR Union of Relatives of Perished Freedom Fighters organization, a devoted daughter of our nation Galya Aroustamyan.
Galya Aroustamyan enjoyed great respect not only in the Motherland but also beyond its borders. She was a well-known public figure, took an active part in the Artsakh national-liberation struggle. Her contribution in keeping alive the memory of perished freedom-fighters and in the patriotic upbringing of the younger generation is invaluable.,” Bako Sahakyan said in the letter.