The Ho Chi Minh City Communist Youth Union yesterday held a solemn ceremony to mark the 84th founding anniversary of the Youth Union (March 26, 1931-March 26, 2015) and grant Ly Tu Trong Awards 2015 for 84 outstanding staffs and Youth Union members.
Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Le Thanh Hai hands over the torch for young generation at the anniversary ceremony. (Photo: Viet Dung)
Attending the ceremony was former State President Nguyen Minh Triet; Politburo member, Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Le Thanh Hai and Deputy Standing Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Vo Van Thuong.
Delivering the speech at the ceremony, the first Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Central Committee Nguyen Dac Vinh affirmed that Youth Union has played an important role in struggling and protecting the country’s sovereignty, specially, in integration progress, building the country. Reserving the good tradition, young generation has been willing to implement and finish excellently missions, which were given by Party and people.
On this occasion, the Ho Chi Minh City Communist Youth Union granted Ly Tu Trong Awards 2015 for 84 outstanding staffs and union members, which had active contributions in building and protecting the country, as well as got outstanding achievements in their work, study and scientific research.
Speaking at the ceremony, Secretary Le Thanh Hai expressed his pleasure with young generation’s outstanding achievements in work, study, contributing to develop national industrialization and modernization.
The secretary Hai asked all levels of youth union should be interested further in young people. All levels of Party need to praise further their awareness, listen to and acquire ideas of young people through talks and dialogues.