Torch in President Ho's Honor Arrives in Ho Chi Minh City

Yesterday, a torch relay entitled “Viet Nam bright torch following the steps of Uncle Ho” arrived in Dong Thap province and gathered in front of junior doctor Nguyen Sinh Sac’s tomb, father of Uncle Ho.

Mr Huynh Minh Doan, Dong Thap party committee secretary, lighted the torch on the tower and burned incense in junior doctor Nguyen Sinh Sac’s commemoration yesterday.

Today September 2nd, the torch continues its travel to Tien Giang, Long An provinces and its final stop is Ho Chi Minh Museum in HCMC.

This is the second time the torch parade has been held to commemorate the August Revolution and Independence Day which falls on September 2nd.

By Staff Writers - Translated by Thanh Huong

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