Students join activities at the event. Photo: vtc.vn

The event served as the kick-starter for a series of events in the program of “Safe swimming guidance and prevention of drowning for children in 2018” waged by the General Department of Sports and Physical Training under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. The program consists of various events and activities held across 63 provinces and cities nationwide from May to August of 2018.

After the launch, more than 3,500 students from primary and secondary schools of Ninh Binh city joined activities related to drowning prevention, such as skills and measures to prevent and deal with drowning situations. The Teenager swimming tournament of Ninh Binh province in 2018 was also kicked off at the event.

Translated by Song Anh