Sergey PRITYTSKY, First Secretary, Minsk Oblast Committee Belarusian, since 1960. Member since 1954 and Bureau member since 1960, Central Committee, Communist Party Belarusian; Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, since 1961. Order of Lenin, 1958; Order of Red Banner; medal “For Valiant Labor", 1959; medal “Partisan of the Patriotic War", Class I. Member, Communist Party, since 1932.
1936 sentenced to death by a Polish court for illegal Communist activities, but sentence commuted to life imprisonment. 1939 freed by Soviet Army during occupation of Western Belarusian. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1950, 1954 and 1958 convocation.
Since 1958 member, Commission for Foreign Affairs, Soviet of Nationalities, USSR Supreme Soviet. Delegation at 1959 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congress. 1960 candidate Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Belarusian.