Vinh Long is a Mekong Delta province holding an important strategic position in socio-economy and defense and security. Under the leadership of the Party, the local armed forces and people have been united, have promoted patriotism, joined hands with troops and people nationwide to contribute to the national salvation and Fatherland defense cause, and international obligation performance.

Senior Colonel Tran Quang Thanh presents gifts to the delegates.

Speaking at the event, Colonel Thanh said that over the past years, the Central Military Commission and Ministry of National Defense have directed agencies and units in the whole military to actively coordinate with ministries, departments and localities to make proposals to the Party and State to issue and supplement policies for families of fallen troops, national contributors, and troops in service.

He conveyed the regards of the MND and GDP’s leaders to the national contributors from Vinh Long and handed over the MND gifts to them.

Delegates in a joint photo

Also at the meeting, Col. Thanh briefed the guests on the recent activities of military units, and the military’s gratitude-paying work implementation.

He hoped that Vinh Long national contributors would continue to bring into play the locality’s revolutionary traditions, actively make contributions to local development, and set bright examples for younger generation to follow.

Translated by Mai Huong