Vice President presents gifts to Dat Mui border guards

Thursday, 2020-02-27 18:00:19
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Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh (third from right) presents gifts to Dat Mui border guards (Photo: NDO/Huu Tung)
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NDO – Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh visited and presented gifts to soldiers and officers at Dat Mui border post in Ngoc Hien district of the southernmost province of Ca Mau on February 27 on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the Traditional Day of the Vietnam Border Guards (March 3, 1959 – 2020).

Over the past years, soldiers and officers at Dat Mui border post have closely worked with functional agencies in the locality to take comprehensive measures to maintain political security and social safety, ensure social welfares, and facilitate socio-economic development in the border areas.

The unit has also been active in rescue missions and supporting fishermen who are involved in accidents at sea.

While applauding the unit’s efforts and achievements, Vice President Thinh stressed that the border guards have served as a firm source of spiritual support for fishermen in coastal areas.

He called on the border guards to remain alert and prepared to handle any arising situation while coordinating with local authorities in reducing poverty, and eradicating illiteracy.

On the same day, the Vice President also visited and presented gifts to Vietnamese heroic mother Ma Thi Kich in Ly Van Lam commune, Ca Mau city.