President Ho Chi Minh’s Father Remembered

Local residents joined state and party officials at the grave of President Ho Chi Minh’s father, Nguyen Sinh Sac, in Dong Thap Province on Sunday to pay tribute on the 77th anniversary of the father’s death.

Nguyen Sinh Sac Memorial   

Nguyen Cong Ly, director of the Nguyen Sinh Sac Memorial, spoke of Nguyen Sinh Sac’s great contributions to the revolutionary cause and his work as a respected doctor in Hoa An, the village in Cao Lanh where the memorial stands.

The memorial’s board of management augmented the proceedings with a photo exhibition titled “Learn and Follow Ho Chi Minh’s Thoughts and Morals” using pictures borrowed from the Ho Chi Minh Museum.

Earlier this year the Ministry of Culture and Information provided VND200 million to do up the memorial, which has been visited by over 230,000 locals and foreigners to date.

Source: VNA – Translated by Thuy Hang

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