Maj. Gen. Le Tat Cuong speaks at the event.

The commune is the place where the forward command post of the GDL was located during the national resistance war against foreign invaders.

During the visit, General Cuong briefed the local people and authority on achievements of the military logistic sector over the past time, especially in the COVID-19 prevention and control. He hoped that the local people and authority will continue supporting the GDL in fulfilling all assigned missions, contributing to reinforcing defense-security and developing socio-economy in the locality.

Maj. Gen. Le Tat Cuong presents gifts to policy families in Huong Do commune.
Maj. Gen. Le Tat Cuong gives gifts to the Huong Do commune authority.

In 2021, the GDL paid much attention to implementing effective measures to help locals overcome hardships and escape poverty. Particularly, the unit assisted to build 32 houses in Military Regions 4 and 5, and in several provinces. In Huong Do commune, the GDL sponsored the building of two gratitude houses, worth VND 80 million each.

The logistics troops also provided health checkups and free medicines for people in remote areas, offered jobs to members of the martyrs and wounded soldiers’ families, and presented gifts to needy households, worth VND 11.25 billion in total.

On the occasion, the delegation gave Tet gifts to the authority of Huong Do commune and 20 families in the locality.

Translated by Trung Thanh