Veteran Tran Thang Canh in Son Hai commune’s Hamlet 10 was touched when receiving a gift from the division, and gratiful to the unit’s commanders. “Troops of the unit also joined hands with people in building new-style rural areas. The unit’s young troops make me remember my past days in the army, when we faced a lot of difficulties but still lived and worked in an optimistic manner,” he added.

 Beneficiaries receiving gifts
Meanwhile, parishioner Nguyen Thi The, 57, a beneficiary in Hamlet 9, said, “Over the past years, my family has always encouraged descendants and relatives to strictly implement the Party’s guidelines and policies and the State’s law. Division 324’s troops helped locals build roads, dredge canals, and presented gifts to needy local people.”

Talking with locals in Son Hai commune, Colonel Doan Xuan Buong, Deputy Political Commissar of the division, said that over the past years, the division has always accomplished assigned tasks and it has also donated thousands of working days to the building of new-style rural areas and spent hundreds of millions of VND from its fund in gifts to needy households in the area where the unit is stationed.

Regiment 1’s troops under Division 324 joined hands with locals in dredging 800m of irrigation canals; repaired communal buildings; and presented 10 gifts to policy households and disadvantaged families.

Translated by Thuy Duong