Labor union supports workers’ heart operation

A group of delegation from Ho Chi Minh City’s Labor Union yesterday visited a worker in hospital who underwent a heart operation under the union’s support program.

The delegation gave gift to sanitation worker Pham Van Ut of Go Vap District Public Services Company. His operation charge is covered by the union’s charitable program that supports poor workers’ heart operations.

The delegation gave VND10 million (US$ 469.1) and Go Vap District Public Services Company handed VND2million (US$ 93.8) over to him.

The worker has suffered heart problem for over five years. The union’s charitable program has supported him VND100 million (US$4,690). Five of his colleagues volunteered to donate blood for the operation.

By Thai Phuong - Translated by Uyen Phuong

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