Tolerance Development Centre Named after Jews‘ Rescuer

Obelyno basic school in Silale, regarding the suggestion proposed by a chairman Emanuelis Zingeris of the International Commission, named their Tolerance Development Centre after Algirdas Ukrinas. He was a doctor residing in Laukuva,  he is known as the rescuer of Jews during WWII. He was arrested and imprisoned by Nazis for hiding Jews.