HCMC’s NA deputies present gifts to soldiers on Con Dao Islands

Wednesday, 18/05/2022 12:10
The HCMC’s Delegation of the 14th and 15th National Assembly (NA) deputies recently visited and presented gifts to coast guard on Con Dao Islands, off the coast of the southern province Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

The delegation presents gifts to soldiers on Con Dao island (Photo: sggp.org.vn)

The visit aims to mark the 47th anniversary of the Liberation of Southern Vietnam and National Reunification Day (April 30) and the 132nd birthday of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19).

Deputy Head of the delegation Van Thi Bach Tuyet expressed her pleasure at the development of Con Dao Island and tourism infrastructure, preservation and promotion of historical values, and improvement of the living standards of local people and soldiers on the island.

She believed that the coast guard force on the island will successfully complete the assigned task, contributing to the construction and protection of the island.

According to Head of the military command of Con Dao District Pham Van Non, the district has been focused on developing the social economy after the COVID-19 pandemic was basically brought under control; strengthening tourism development and progress of projects, including Con Dao Airport upgrade.

Con Dao archipelago includes 16 islands./.