Ho Chi Minh City

City leaders offer incense to commemorate late President Ton Duc Thang

A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Ho Chi Minh City led by Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan offered incense and flowers at the Ton Duc Thang Museum to commemorate the late President this morning on the occasion of the 131th anniversary of his birth (on August 20, 1888- 2019). 

A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Ho Chi Minh City offer incense at the Ton Duc Thang Museum on the 131th birth anniversary of President Ton Duc Thang (photo:Vi

A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Ho Chi Minh City offer incense at the Ton Duc Thang Museum on the 131th birth anniversary of President Ton Duc Thang (photo:Vi

At the solemn atmosphere, the senior leaders paid tribute to late President Ton Duc Thang, who was the leader  of the working class, a brilliant example of industriousness, honesty and integrity, a wholehearted leader to sever revolution, and people.

On the event, they also cut a ribbon to open for a special exhibition under theme “President To Duc Thang with workers”. The exhibition displays 126 photos, documents and exhibits related to formation, development and struggle process in the national liberation career and contribution of the Vietnamese working class in general and Saigon- Cho Lon workers in particular into building the country. 

The city leaders visited a traditional showroom highlighting 15 years of imprisonment in Con Dao prison, recreating a space of prisoners working at the Rice Grinding Cellar in Con Dao where the late President was sent until September 1945.

The city Party Chief and the delegates visited an exhibition displaying around 255 photos titled "Ho Chi Minh City Children with President Ton Duc Thang".

Attending the event were Standing Deputy Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Tran Luu Quang, Chairman of the HCMC People's Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairwoman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Council Nguyen Thi Le, Chairwoman of Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Ho Chi Minh City To Thi Bich Chau, etc. 
Some photos posed at the Ton Duc Thang Museum this morning:
City leaders offer incense to commemorate President Ton Duc Thang ảnh 1 Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan offers incense and flowers at the Ton Duc Thang Museum
City leaders offer incense to commemorate President Ton Duc Thang ảnh 2 City leaders cut a ribbon to open for a special exhibition under theme “President To Duc Thang with workers”
City leaders offer incense to commemorate President Ton Duc Thang ảnh 3 Thee senior leaders pay tribute to late President Ton Duc Thang.



BY MAI HOA- Translated by Huyen Huong

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