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Candles to be lit up at 3,000 martyrs’ cemeteries

In Uncategorized on July 2, 2010 at 6:19 pm




Candles to be lit up at 3,000 martyrs’ cemeteries


QĐND – Friday, July 02, 2010, 21:53 (GMT+7)

PANO – The Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs, in association with other localities nationwide, will offer incenses and light candles in 3,000 martyrs’ cemeteries across Vietnam in order to express the Vietnamese people’s gratitude to heroes and martyrs on July 26th and 27th, said Bui Hong Linh, the Deputy Minister of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs at a press conference  on July 1st in Hanoi.


Also at the press conference, the Deputy Minister added that the State President has just signed a decision, in which more than 2 million beneficiaries of social welfare will be presented gifts, worth around VND 360 billion.


In addition, on July 7th, a three-day meeting will be held to honor 253 revolutionary contributors nationwide, in Vinh City, Nghe An Province, by the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs, in conjunction with the Ministry of National Defence, Nhan Dan Newspaper and Nghe An Provincial People’s Committee.

Translated by Mai Huong

Source: QDND