‘People of Ganja do not get scared when they see blood, they get worked up’
As the Armenian army fired rockets at Ganja, one of the city residents gave a comment to Turkish TRT on the spot about Armenian vandalism. Tariyel Shahverdiyev’s comment on ‘People of Ganja, people of Azerbaijan, do not get scared when they see blood, they get worked up’ brought him under the spotlight. His quote did not only become one of the most shared on social media but has since turned into an urban legend.
Karabakh veteran and the former commander of the ‘Ganja Battalion’ Tariyel Shahverdiyev’s ‘we get worked up instead’ became a massive trend on social networks. Along with photos and videos of the Ganja events which reflected the Armenian evil, people also shared Shahverdiyev’s quote with special hashtags to boost the morale of our people.