At the meeting with leaders of the Quang Tri provincial Police Department and the family of the recent dead police officer

The delegation was accompanied by Senior Lieutenant General Do Can, Deputy Chief of the General Department of Politics, and leaders of the Military Region 4 Command.

At the event, Generals Cuong and Can showed sympathy for and encouraged the family of Captain Truong Van Thang, a police officer of Huong Hoa commune of Huong Hoa district, Quang Tri province. Comrade Truong Van Thang was dead when conducting missions in the flood-hit areas in Huong Viet commune of Huong Hoa district of Quang Tri province.

Showing sympathy for Thang’s family, the two military Generals hoped that Thang’s family would overcome the huge loss. Leaders of the defense ministry and General Department of Politics also encouraged public security troops of Quang Tri province to follow Captain Thang’s example that braved to die to protect security, public order, and peace for people’s happiness.

Lieutenant General Nguyen Tan Cuong sharing losses with Captain Truong Van Thang's widow

Earlier, having learnt about the incident, the Ministry of National Defense had cooperated with relevant forces in Quang Tri province to search for and take Captain Thang’s body to his hometown for a memorial and burial service.

Translated by Tran Hoai